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Chris Culliver has made a name for himself with plays like this one all year.
Aaron Rodgers' arsenal will be in full force Saturday night. Should he find ample time in the pocket to scan the gridiron, the reigning NFL MVP will have plenty of places to deliver the football.
It's up to the Niners' more than capable secondary to prevent Rodgers from hitting his receivers deep down the sidelines.
When these two met in the season opener, Rodgers completed six of his 11 passes that went 10 yards or more downfield, according to Pro Football Focus. The six completions went for just 126 yards and a TD.
Rodgers threw for 303 yards and two touchdowns in the Packers' 30-22 loss to San Fran, but the majority of that yardage came late in the game and on throws of 10 yards or less.
The 49ers know they can count on Chris Culliver and Tarell Brown to get the job done. Carlos Rogers, however, has had an up-and-down season to this point and will need to pick it up for the postseason run. Perrish Cox, the team's No. 4 CB, will likely see plenty of action as well. Cox saw 55 snaps in Week 1 because Green Bay spends a considerable amount of its time on offense employing a four-receiver set.
The Niners cornerbacks, along with safeties Dashon Goldson and Donte Whitner, must eliminate the deep threat and buy time for the defensive line to infiltrate the pocket.