Green Bay Packers running game in shambles in 24-15 win over Jaguars

Despite giving the Jacksonville Jaguars multiple opportunities to compete, the Green Bay Packers held on for a 24-15 win in a game where it could be argued the Jaguars looked like the better team.

Blaine Gabbert outplayed Aaron Rodgers and the Packers’ (5-3) run-game was non-existent against a Jaguars (1-6) team who’s one of the league’s worst at defending the run.

A win is a win, but it leaves you wondering if the Jaguars’ moral victory is slightly better than the Packers’ real victory.

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Green Bay Packers: Serious Concerns at the Running Back Position?

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It’s hard to knock the reigning Super Bowl champions, but no matter how good a team is it can always improve. This includes the Green Bay Packers. But while running back is a position they could get better at, it shouldn’t really be considered a major concern.

The club did address the situation somewhat in the recent draft, by taking Alex Green out of Hawaii with the 96th pick overall. As for their present running backs, Ryan Grant is set to return from injury and James Starks could be ready to breakout this season. There are question marks about Dimitri Nance and Brandon Jackson though.

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