Packers vs. Lions: 6 Key Players Not Named Aaron Rodgers or Calvin Johnson

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Packers vs. Lions: 6 Key Players Not Named Aaron Rodgers or Calvin Johnson
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When the Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions meet up this Thanksgiving, there will be a tendency to keep an eye on the big-names stars of the matchup: Aaron Rodgers, Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford, Ndamukong Suh, Charles Woodson and so on.

While those players are certainly going to be huge factors in this game, it's sometimes easy to forget that there is much more to football than the stars.

Football is the consummate team sport, which means every player down to the the backup long-snapper matters.

Here are a few players from both teams that may not be receiving a lot of attention, but they certainly will play key roles in this game:

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