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Aggressive defense keeps RGIII from getting comfortable

9:41 PM, Sep. 15, 2013

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When it comes to defending mobile quarterbacks with strong, accurate arms, there are two ways to look at it: contain him in the pocket and make him throw into zone coverage, or be aggressive with blitzes and try to make him uncomfortable.

The Green Bay Packers tried the former in Week 1 against San Francisco's Colin Kaepernick and the latter Sunday against Washington's Robert Griffin III. The results were as different as the schemes.

The Packers took the aggressive approach against a quarterback in Griffin who was coming off knee surgery and an erratic Week 1 performance in a loss to ...

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