After averaging more than eight yards per carry on Sunday, James Starks is putting himself in a position for more playing time.
The Packers received some welcome news with a couple injured players returning to practice on Wednesday.
A trio of Packers players have already been ruled out four days in advance of Sunday’s game against Detroit.
Coach Mike McCarthy said that James Starks would get the start on Sunday as the Packers prepare to face the Bengals.
Packer fans have a chance to help Aaron Rodgers and James Starks. Both players are nominated for NFL’s players of the week awards and winners are chosen based on online voting. .@James44Starks @MoneyLynch @knowshonmoreno are nominees for @FedEx Ground @NFL Players of Wk 2. Vote here: http://on.nfl.com/1aQ67PC — NFL345 (@NFL345) September 17, 2013 .@AaronRodgers12 @chargers [...]
The Packers running back will join the Packers head coach on television affiliates statewide on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. CT.
At the end of training camp, it was questionable whether the Packers would even keep Starks on the roster. Keeping him turned out to be a good decision.
Quarterback Aaron Rodgers and running back James Starks were key to the Packers’ statistical achievements in a home-opening win.
Joe McKnight offers versatility James Starks just doesn’t possess, particularly on special teams.
James Starks’ knee injury might land him on season-ending IR. If that’s the case, Packers GM Ted Thompson will likely have to make a move at the RB position.
ESPN Milwaukee’s Jason Wilde reports the oft-injured Packers running back could be sidelined yet again.
The Green Bay Packers went back to an old formula at the running back position in Sunday’s 31-17 win over the Arizona Cardinals.
With trade talks and fantasy gurus calling for the “Add ‘Em” of James Starks, you might get the impression that Alex Green’s days as a starter are over. You might be wrong, if you apply what we’ve learned about Green and learn from the past.
While trade talk is fun, the Packers don’t need to improve at running back. They need to improve on the left side of the offensive line.
Pro Football Focus, a noted football stats site, has sifted through three years of NFL data to comprise a healthy number of rankings. We highlighted how the Packers fared in many of their signature stats.
The Packers running back is focused on protecting Aaron Rodgers this season, and staying healthy so he can be on the field to protect him.
Free agent RB Ryan Grant has fielded interest from a pair of NFL teams. But where is his most likely destination this offseason? Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Packers running back Alex Green is still rehabbing an ACL injury he suffered last season, but he appears on track for a training camp return.
A starter at running back with the Packers since 2007, free agent Ryan Grant may be on his way out of Green Bay in the coming days.