Advertisement

You will be redirected to the page you want to view in  seconds.

Notebook: Capers sees 'significant improvement' in sacks

9:28 PM, Oct. 30, 2012
Green Bay Packers linebackers Clay Matthews (52) and Erik Walden (93) sack Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler at Lambeau Field on Sept. 13, 2012. The Packers and the Arizona Cardinals lead the NFL with 26 sacks. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette
Green Bay Packers linebackers Clay Matthews (52) and Erik Walden (93) sack Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler at Lambeau Field on Sept. 13, 2012. The Packers and the Arizona Cardinals lead the NFL with 26 sacks. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette
  • Filed Under

The Green Bay Packers are tied for the NFL lead in sacks with the Arizona Cardinals, their opponent in Sunday's game at Lambeau Field.

After eight games, the Packers have 26 sacks. Last year in 16 regular-season games, the Packers produced just 29 sacks.

"I think we've made significant improvement," defensive coordinator Dom Capers said. "That was kind of the thing last year was we were having a hard time getting pressure on the quarterback. I think through the first half of the season, I think there's been a significant improvement. I mean, obviously, if we're No. 1 in the league in sacks." ...

What's your take on the Packers Family Night change?

Retrieving results.
Watching practice is fine.(Your vote)
15%
576 votes
I'd rather watch a scrimmage.(Your vote)
23%
856 votes
I don't want to pay to watch practice.(Your vote)
27%
1017 votes
It doesn't matter to me.(Your vote)
34%
1271 votes

Catch up on the latest in our pregame show every game day.

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports

ORDER YOURS

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports