Packers' Running Game Goes No Where Fast

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Packers' Running Game Goes No Where Fast
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St. Louis - This time the offensive linemen had no complaints. Mike McCarthy really did run the ball. The blockers just didn't hold up their end of the bargain. Given 25 snaps on first down Sunday at Edward Jones Dome, the coach of the Green Bay Packers rushed 15 times. When the output was a meager 36 yards, you wonder why he bothered. "That's poor," tackle Bryan Bulaga said after the 30-20 victory over the stubborn St. Louis Rams. "As a unit, we just didn't get the job done on first down."

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