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Capers' Dilemma: To Blitz or Not to Blitz

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There's not a more dangerous quarterback to blitz than Robert Griffin III, as these incredible numbers show. It didn't take long for defensive coordinators to figure that out last season. Capers and RGIII weigh in on this key strategic subplot.

It's Defensive Coaching 101: Young quarterbacks should be blitzed, blitzed and blitzed some more. Robert Griffin III forced defensive coordinators to change their lesson plans last season. With his combination of athleticism and intelligence, practically nobody blitzed Griffin last season. According to STATS, Griffin threw just 71 passes against the blitz last season. By contrast, Aaron Rodgers... Recommended Stories

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