When the outside linebacker group for the Green Bay Packers took to the field for practice on Saturday only 4 of the 9 players were healthy enough to participate. The Packers are very cautious with even the most minor of injuries at this time of year but to have so many players sitting out at one position is worrisome.
Green Bay Packers second-year receiver Jared Abbrederis is all about overcoming long odds. Yet his latest medical setback, a concussion suffered during the first day of training camp, might indicate a greater risk of permanent injury and put an end to a promising NFL career before it even begins.
"I firmly believe that any man’s finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle – victorious."