Found December 05, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Running back Ryan Grant is returning to the Green Bay Packers to help shore up a position where they've been hard hit by injuries. Grant indicated that he would be back with the team, reported Wednesday. The Packers didn't sign the veteran during the offseason. Instead, they went with former Cincinnati running back Cedric Benson, who is injured and out for the season. The Packers also may have lost running back James Starks for an extended period because of a toe injury. Reports indicated Tuesday that Starks could be placed in season-ending injured reserve. Starks picked up the Packers' running game last season when Grant was on injured reserve.

Report: Packers might lose James Starks for the season

According to, Green Bay Packers running back James Starks suffered a significant knee injury during this past Sunday’s win over the Vikings that he could be placed on injured reserve and miss the rest of the season. According to an NFL source, Starks was later diagnosed with a knee injury, suffered during Sunday’s 23-14 victory over the Minnesota Vikings, and...

James Starks expected to miss “multiple weeks”

According to Tyler Dunne of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy has indicated that running back James Starks will miss multiple weeks due a knee injury he suffered this past week. MM: Starks’ injury will be “multiple weeks.” Flared up Monday. Thought it was a bruise. — Tyler Dunne (@TyDunne) December 5, 2012 The good news is that Starks...

Packers Rumors: James Starks Could be Headed for IR

Green Bay Packers running back James Starks sustained a knee injury Sunday during the team’s contest against the Minnesota Vikings, and there’s a chance he’ll be placed on the season-ending injured reserve list this week, according to ESPN Milwaukee. According to an NFL source, Starks was later diagnosed with a knee injury, suffered during Sunday’s 23-14 victory over...

James Starks Could be Shelved by Knee Injury

Packers running back James Starks injured his knee in Sunday's victory over Minnesota and could be done for the season. SOURCE: ESPNMilwaukee.comFantasy Spin:"It's not an ACL," an NFL source said. The injury isn't expected to require surgery, but the Packers are considering putting the running back on injured reserve anyway to open up a roster spot for a healthy...

James Starks Will Miss Multiple Weeks

Packers running back James Starks (knee) will miss "multiple weeks," according to coach Mike McCarthy. SOURCE: Tyler Dunne, Milwaukee Journal-SentinelFantasy Spin:Starks injured his knee Sunday versus the Vikings. The Packers re-signed Ryan Grant, but we suspect that move was made only because he's familiar with the system; Grant was released by Washington earlier this...

Packers RB James Starks Could Be Done For The Season

Jason Wilde of ESPN Milwaukee reports that a source has informed him that Packers RB James Starks could be done for the season after he suffered knee injury during Sunday’s win over the Vikings. Wilde’s source adds that the injury is not to his ACL and will not require surgery, but is obviously concerning enough that he his season could be done. The Packers continue to deal...

Grant Arrives to Teammates' Cheers

With James Starks' knee injury to keep him out for "multiple" weeks, the Packers brought back a familiar face, Ryan Grant. Grant is fifth on Green Bay's all-time rushing list, running for 4,016 yards and 25 touchdowns from 2007-11.

Packers Injury Report: James Starks, Jordy Nelson, Clay Matthews

Green Bay Packers running back James Starks, wide receiver Jordy Nelson and linebacker Clay Matthews were among the players missing from practice yesterday. Coach Mike McCarthy confirmed that Starks’ knee injury will keep him out for multiple weeks. It was reported Tuesday that the running back could potentially be sidelined for the season due to the knee injury he sustained...

Grant Returns to Packers for Stretch Run

Ryan Grant, with 4,000 career rushing yards and his 30th birthday on Sunday, replaces James Starks in the Packers' backfield, Packer Report has confirmed.

Report: Packers sign Grant to replace Starks

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Packers have signed free-agent running back Ryan Grant and will likely place running back James Starks on injured reserve, according to Jason Wilde of ESPN This is a return to Green Bay for Grant, who played five seasons with the Packers from 2007 to 2011 and ran for 1,200-plus yards in two of them. Grant, who will turn 30 Sunday, was not re...

Report: Packers are re-signing Ryan Grant

According to Jason Wilde of, running back Ryan Grant is re-signing with the Green Bay Packers. The #Packers and @ryangrant25 have agreed to terms and the running back will sign with his old team this morning, per Grant. — Jason Wilde (@jasonjwilde) December 5, 2012 The Packers are clearly desperate for help at the running back position with Cedric Benson done...

Packers bring back Grant to shore up running game

Running back Ryan Grant is back with the Green Bay Packers. The veteran was signed Wednesday to add depth to Green Bay's banged up running backs. The Packers announced last week that Cedric Benson would stay on injured reserve with a foot injury, and Johnny White was placed on injured reserve Wednesday with a concussion. There are also multiple reports that James Starks was...

Green Bay Brings Back Ryan Grant

Running back Ryan Grant has been signed by Green Bay and could see action in his first week.Fantasy Spin:Grant will replace James Starks who is expected to be put on the injured list joining opening day starter Cedric Benson. Alex Green should see the majority of the work with John Kuhn getting some goal line work. The distribution of the remainder between Grant, Johnny White and...
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