The Green Bay Packers have been looking to improve the blindside of Aaron Rodgers after Marshall Newhouse didn’t seem to cut it in 2012. The Packers’ plan was to move Bryan Bulaga over to left tackle because he had proven to be one of the few good players on the offensive line. The Packers seemed to have finally found the answer at left tackle for which Packers’ fans had been waiting. Of course the Packers’ left tackle hopes for 2013 are dead with it now seeming like Bulaga’s season is over due to a torn ACL. The loss of Bulaga really affects the Packers’ plans in 2013 and probably will make all Green Bay fans more nervous due to the fact that Aaron Rodgers’ protection will be weaker. So what might the Packers do now that Bulaga is gone? Marshall Newhouse is almost certain to once again be on Aaron Rodgers' blindside Who plays at left tackle? First the Packers are going to have to figure out who to put at left tackle and Marshall Newhouse could very well get a second chance. Newhouse has had some solid games before and as a young player (he turns 25 at the end of September) gives Newhouse time to continue to develop and improve. Newhouse’s experience at the position makes him the safest bet to go at left tackle but not the only option. If the Packers decide to take a risk they could look at some of the players still available in free agency and go after veteran Jammal Brown. Brown would bring experience to an offensive line that has no players that are older than 27 entering training camp. Brown has played left tackle for a championship team when he was with the Saints protecting Drew Brees’s blindside on the way to winning Super Bowl XLIV. Brown has aged some and may not be the same player but he does have the potential to be a quality fill-in for one season.
Packers have several options to replace injured Bulaga
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