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No panic in Green Bay, though Packers look to boost sputtering offense

  • FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2014, file photo, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers watches the game on the bench during the first half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions in Detroit. Rodgers is urging panicked fans to be calm. The Packers hope they can punch up their offense ahead of a divisional game against the Chicago Bears. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

    FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2014, file photo, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers watches the game on the bench during the first half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions in Detroit. Rodgers is urging panicked fans to be calm. The Packers hope they can punch up their offense ahead of a divisional game against the Chicago Bears. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)  (The Associated Press)

  • Detroit Lions defensive end Devin Taylor, top, stops Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy, center, during the first half of an NFL football game in Detroit, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

    Detroit Lions defensive end Devin Taylor, top, stops Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy, center, during the first half of an NFL football game in Detroit, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)  (The Associated Press)

There is no panic among the Green Bay Packers.

The Packers do say they're unhappy with the offensive output after a 19-7 loss last week to Detroit. They're determined to get better going into Sunday's game against the Chicago Bears.

Receiver Jordy Nelson said the Packers remain calm, and will keep trying to get more production. Green Bay had just 223 yards of total offense against the Lions.

The running game has sputtered. Running back Eddie Lacy said one of the things he's working on is keeping his pads low when he's carrying the ball.

Quarterback Aaron Rodgers said the team has had slow starts in recent years. He's confident the offense will improve.

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