I hear a lot of talk about how Ted Thompson and Mike McCarthy should be fired for what they have "done" to the Packers offensive line.á So, lets review some history here regarding the offensive line. á
Yes, the day that Ted Thompson came in as the general manager the Green Bay Packers had one of the best offensive lines in football.á Anchored by Chad Clifton, Marco Rivera, Mike Wahle, Mark Tauscher, and center Grey Ruegamer.á In 2004 that offensive line set a single-season record for fewest sacks allowed at 14.á A far cry from the 20 Aaron Rodgers received in four games this year already.
However, what are the chances that line would be the same today if Ted Thompson had "his head on straight" as some people suggest?
Both of the guards in that lineup (Rivera and Wahle) were un ...
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