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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- With less weight and more burst,Eddie Lacy Jersey Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy is feeling good.
He's not done yet.
Four months after coach Mike McCarthy called him out publicly for playing at too heavy of a weight last season,Michael Oher Jersey Lacy took part in the Packers' first open-to-the-public organized team activity practice of the spring Tuesday. He appeared lighter and Lacy made it clear that his offseason diet and workout changes paid dividends.
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After back-to-back 1,100-yard seasons in his first two years in the NFL, Lacy ran for only 758 yards last season,Ben Roethlisberger Jersey though his weight was only one of the reasons. Lacy also was benched for a game for a curfew violation, was inactive for another game and saw his playing time curtailed because of an ankle injury and some fumbling issues.Andy Dalton Jersey
But his weight certainly became the focus after McCarthy's public criticism, and Lacy responded by working with P90X fitness guru Tony Horton, mixing in basketball and boxing workouts.Patrick Peterson Jersey Lacy also said he altered his eating habits.
"Some things were harder than others. But at the end of the day,Aqib Talib Jersey it's all about the result," Lacy said. "Whether it's fun or not,Dez Bryant Jersey you've just got to get it done."
Asked if he was bothered by McCarthy's comments after the team's season-ending playoff loss to Arizona in January, Lacy replied, "We're all grown men. Whether he calls me out, I just have to take care of that responsibility