"Charles is still a good football player," safeties coach Darren Perry said on Tuesday. "I don't…
Positional Review: Safeties
Packer Report begins a position-by-position review of the 2012 season with the safeties. (Publisher's note: We will run stories through Saturday before we head to Mobile, Ala., for next week's Senior Bowl practices.) Featured performer Morgan Burnett had a solid third season but the Packers are looking for more. Burnett finished second on the team with 137 tackles, five off of A.J. Hawk's team-leading pace, and had double-digits tackles in five games. Burnett was the only player on the defense with a sack (two), interception (two), fumble recovery (one) and forced fumble (one). According to ProFootballFocus.com, Burnett tied for fourth among safeties with 22 run stops, defined as a solo tackle that results in a failure by the offensive team (such as holding a first-and-10 run to 3 yards or less). He also finished 13th out of 58 safeties in PFF's tackling efficiency. Still, the Packers need more from their former third-round pick. It's unfair to compare Burnett to Nick Collins, but...
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