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Cerebral Football: The Onside Kick As A Weapon

from AdvancedNFLStats.com

The Green Bay Packers used the surprise onside kick successfully against the Denver Broncos on Sunday, the third time in recent history they’ve done so. Coach Mike McCarthy is turning the onside kick into a weapon. Here’s why it’s smart.

Cerebral Football: Why Teams Should Defer To The Second Half

Mike McCarthy

The Green Bay Packers are fans of deferring until the second half, which seems to spark quite a bit of debate. The Packers have been successful using this formula. Here’s the argument in favor.