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First Down Explains Units' Overall Production

Dom Capers (Troy Taormina/USP)

Offensively, Green Bay hasn't been nearly as productive on first down compared to last season. Defensively, the Packers are vastly improved. With help from both coordinators and stats you won't see anywhere else, we take a look at what might be the key to Sunday's game at Detroit.

Green Bay Packers offensive coordinator Tom Clements used much of the bye week looking for answers to improve an offense that was good but not great during the first half of the season. "We have a couple of points of emphasis and we drive them home and hopefully it gets reflected in our play," Clements said, declining to talk in specifics. One area that likely was part of the emphasis, an area...

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