Found October 17, 2012 on Fantasy Football Champs:
PLAYERS: Alex Green
TEAMS: Green Bay Packers
Packers running back Alex Green was limited in practice Wednesday with a shoulder injury, according to Tyler Dunne of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.Fantasy Spin:Packers coach Mike McCarthy announced Tuesday that Green would be able to carry a full load going forward so the injury is likely nothing to be concerned about.

Packers running game belongs to Green

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Alex Green passed his first test as the Packers starting running back in Sundays win over the Houston Texans. With Cedric Benson sidelined by a Lisfranc foot injury until at least Week 14, Green rushed for 65 yards on 22 carries and helped the offense attain the balance it needed. It was just what coach Mike McCarthy was hoping to get out of Green, the teams third...

Packers shut down a strong Texans offense

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It was a win the Packers (3-3) very much needed, and their 42-24 beatdown of the previously undefeated Houston Texans on the road demonstrated just how good this year's team can be. Green Bay's offense had its best game of the season and the defense shut down the NFL's leading rusher, Arian Foster. Defensive coordinator Dom Capers, special teams coordinator...

Alex Green will take over the Packers’ feature back

On Monday, Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy told the media that Alex green will be the featured running back going forward.“Alex Green will be our lead running back,” McCarthy said, via FOX Sports Wisconsin. “I see the games as we move forward reflecting the game we just played. That will be our approach. We’ll continue to get James ready, and obviously John Kuhn...

Alex Green Has Grip On Starting Job

The Packers' running back competition has officially been resolved in the eyes of coach Mike McCarthy, according to Fox Sports Wisconsion. "Alex Green will be our lead running back," McCarthy said Monday.Fantasy Spin:Green carried 22 times for 65 yards and had gains of 7, 8, 9 and 10 yards in Sunday's game against the Texans. He's definitely someone to target...

Rodgers: Packers fortunate to have Jones

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It took until Week 6, but Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers finally looked like the NFL's MVP again. Throwing six touchdown passes and no interceptions, Rodgers helped Green Bay beat the previously undefeated Houston Texans. Now with a 3-3 record, the Packers travel to St. Louis for a meeting this Sunday with the 3-3 Rams.In his weekly meeting with the media...

Rodgers limited in practice, vows to play

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It had been nearly two years since Aaron Rodgers was listed on the Packers' injury report, but on Wednesday, the reigning NFL MVP could only go through a limited workout.Rodgers injured his calf early in the third quarter of Sunday's win against the Houston Texans, but he continued to play. Three days later, Rodgers is still feeling the effects of the injury...

Fantasy Football Week 7 Preview: Packers at Rams

Green Bay Packers @ St Louis RamsGreen Bay:  Shhhh.  Those were the words the Aaron Rodgers had on Sunday night, after the Packers pasting of the Houston Texans, when asked if he had anything to say to the critics who said it was time to worry about the Packers.  Well now, I guess we won’t worry about 6 TD passes. Now the Packers head off to face a scrappy Rams team that stands...

Fantasy Week 7 Pickups: Vick Ballard, Alex Green and Felix Jones

Vick Ballard, RB, Colts – The rookie saw the bulk of the carries for the Colts, going for 25 yards on 8 carries on Sunday. He didn’t get too many carries because the team fell behind to the Jets, but he should be good for more work at home against the Browns in Week 7. He’s still available in many leagues. Alex Green, RB, Packers – The second-year back from Hawaii is the...

Richardson, Green rising at RB

Welcome to the Week 7 edition of our weekly look at fantasy running back committees. In this space, we'll look at recent performances and attempt to read the backfield tea leaves to help you with lineup decisions. We'll post this article each Tuesday, and offer updates in our fantasy coverage throughout the week, including in the Friday morning edition of the FOX Sports Fantasy...

Fantasy Football News: Week Seven Waiver Wire Pickups

Fantasy football owners are rapidly approaching the mid-way point of the NFL regular season. Your team could be on the cusp right now and you you could be in need of a few waiver wire pickups in order to keep your team in possible playoff contention. Then again, you could be in first place and want to snap up a few hot players on the waiver wire in order to keep them off opposing...
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