While Ted Thompson might feel pressured to make a trip to every Packer fan’s house this Christmas to explain why he’s not playing Aaron Rodgers today, it’s nothing compared to the pressure felt by Mike Shanahan and Robert Griffin III.
New player out for the #Packers today is corner Micah Hyde. And Don Barclay, Sam Shields remain out as well. — Tyler Dunne (@TyDunne) November 21, 2013 With Hyde also missing practice, that means that the Packers had only three cornerbacks healthy at practice: Tramon Williams, Davon House, and Jarrett Bush. The four cornerbacks missing [...]
Several players didn’t practice on Wednesday, including Aaron Rodgers, Sam Shields, Nick Perry, Don Barclay and Johnny Jolly.
It’s been 21 years, 1 month, and 2 weeks since a Packers’ backup quarterback has made a meaningful start. Ted Thompson has rolled the dice for years that that streak would continue indefinitely. Today, the Pack will start a washed-up veteran with no training camp experience and Thompson has no one to blame but himself.
The veteran Packers wide receiver did not take part in Packers practice on Thursday.
No matter the amount of training, fines, penalties, and warnings you give grown world-class athletes to be careful when they tackle, players are still going to get hurt. It’s time to focus on where the real changes can be made to insure player safety.
The Packers received some welcome news with a couple injured players returning to practice on Wednesday.
The Packers wide receiver is likely to miss a month or more as he recovers from a fractured fibula in his leg.
Nothing is guaranteed, but Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Jones has a chance to play on Sunday against the Browns.
The Packers linebacker was hurt in the Packers’ win over the Ravens on Sunday.
The Packers linebacker is expected to miss one month with a broken thumb, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
FOX Sports One reports Matthews’ status for the remainder of the season is up in the air.
The Packers outside linebacker was listed a limited participant at Wednesday’s practice session in Green Bay.
A trio of Packers players have already been ruled out four days in advance of Sunday’s game against Detroit.
Tight end Jermichael Finley has been cleared for return from the concussion he suffered in the Packers’ last game.
Packers tight end Jermichael Finley missed Wednesday’s practice due to his toe injury but returned to practicing on Thursday. #Packers practice: Finley (toe) practicing. Lacy (concussion) and Hayward/Bush/Burnett (hamstrings) watching. Kuhn (hamstring) not here. — Jason Wilde (@JasonJWilde) September 19, 2013 #PACKERSmicroblog
OLB returned to practice Wednesday but suffered a setback. MM: Perry’s stinger flared up after yesterday’s practice. It’s part of football — Wes Hodkiewicz (@WesHod) September 12, 2013 Perry did practice on Thursday, but his participation was limited. His status for Sunday’s game versus Washington will be determined on Friday. #PACKERSmicroblog
Tight end Jermichael Finley is dealing with a toe issue while guard Josh Sitton is fighting back soreness.
Injury report: No surprise but Packers rule out Casey Hayward for the second straight week — Rob Demovsky (@RobDemovsky) September 11, 2013 #PACKERSmicroblog
Two starters from the Packers offense missed practice on Wednesday as the Packers began preparations for Washington.