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How does Driver always get open?

Every team has one play that is the best in its playbook. Scouts Inc. knows why that play works.

Updated: August 27, 2008, 1:18 PM ET
By Scouts Inc. | ESPN.com

WR Donald Driver will be QB Aaron Rodgers' go-to receiver on many plays, but his best route is the slant. Scouts Inc. watched the film and diagramed how Driver gets open so easily.


Driver's best route
This play is a staple of the Packers' passing game. The simple slant route is designed to create yards after the catch, but the other receivers must do their part to open the field for Driver.

Driver's best route
Packers: Driver's best route

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