Packers: Three key players to get win vs. 49ers in Week 6
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By Kevin Willison

Three key players for the Green Bay Packers in Week 6.

It has been anything but an easy start to the season for the Packers.

As they return home to face the 49ers, a win is of the upmost importance if they want to continue to contend for the NFC North title.

Let’s look at a few key players that can help Green Bay with this Sunday.

While it may seem completely ludicrous that a kicker would be a key to a victory, there is no disputing that Mason Crosby needs a bounce back week.

After a career-low day, missing five kicks, Crosby was shown support by the likes of Aaron Rodgers, who gave his longtime teammate a hug Sunday afternoon.

Had Crosby not been a former Pro-Bowler, it is very likely he would be seeking new employment as many kickers before him have after such a week. What may prove to be helpful in Crosby getting himself back on track is the late field goal he was able to knock through.

That should help alleviate some of the burden Crosby was likely feeling throughout the loss to the the Lions, and that could bode well for the Packers this upcoming...



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