Brooks: Divisional-round preview
Bucky Brooks examines the matchups and lays out
a path to championship weekend for each surviving playoff team. **More ...**
"Our players like (being underdogs)," McCarthy said Sunday, according to Comcast SportsNet Bay Area. "I think they respond better when they're disrespected, and I'm sure that we'll get some of that this week, too, because we weren't successful in the first week. So I think it brings a little more energy."
There still are questions if the Packers' defensive front seven is deep enough, but ultimately we see this squad as one that is peaking at the right time. Green Bay's receivers are as healthy as they've been all season. DeJuan Harris has added a big dimension to the running game.