The Washington Redskins Will Expose the Problem-Filled Green Bay Packers

October 10, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

The Green Bay Packers travel to Washington to take on the new-look Redskins this Sunday. JustBet.com has labeled the Washington Redskins as three point underdogs against their visitors from the midwest. The Green Bay Packers have been labeled as a Super Bowl contender this year, and while they are among some of the great teams in the league, right now they have some big problems.
The problems for the Packers start with a wounded defense. 
In the secondary, safety Morgan Burnett is out for the season with a torn ACL, and Nick Collins has a bad knee and is unsure if he can go. Backups Derrick Martin and Charlie Peprah are hurting and rookie nickelback Sam Shields might miss another game, which means the pass defense is hobbled for this game. At inside linebacker, Nick Barnett is expected to miss the rest of the season and his backup, Brandon Chillar, is on the mend with a shoulder injury. This is not good news for a defense that is allowing 5.2 yards per carry...

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