Broncos Briefs: Rebuilt Green Bay defense showing big improvement

Denver Post

The Green Bay Packers' ranking in points/yards allowed the last three years — 21st/22nd, 26th/22nd and 22nd/18th. But entering Sunday's game against the Broncos, the Packers are experiencing a defensive turnaround. They rank second in fewest points allowed and 13th in fewer yards. Coordinator Mike Pettine was retained by new coach Matt LaFleur and management's commitment in the draft and free agency to rebuild the defense is paying off. “The last two years, they've made it a major emphasis to improve their defense and they've drafted well and they've signed free agents that fit their scheme,” Broncos coach Vic Fangio said Wednesday. “They have a bunch of guys playing together now that believe

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