Found December 21, 2012 on FF Locker Room:
Fantasy Football News - Green Bay Packers running back, Alex Green and James Starks, both have not practiced this week. For different reasons, the Pack’s two leading rushers on the season have not been able to take the practice field leading up to the week 16 matchup with the Titans. This leaves the running back duties to newly signed Ryan Grant, rookie DuJuan Harris and veteran John Kuhn. FFLockerRoom Take - Just when Alex Green was starting to look ok, he goes down with a concussion and is likely not going to play in the week 16 game versus the Titans at home. This likely means that the Packers will lean on a combination of Ryan Grant and DuJuan Harris. I personally would love to see what DuJuan Harris can bring to the table given a bigger workload but my gut tells me that Ryan Grant will get the start and the majority of carries. Coach Mike McCarthy trusts Grant and didn’t hold the fumble he had last week against him. Even after the fumble he still went with Grant in the final mo...

Packers add 6 new players to injury list

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Following the Packers' division-clinching win Sunday over the Chicago Bears, coach Mike McCarthy was only aware of one new injury for his team: A hamstring issue for tight end Tom Crabtree. But after Wednesday's practice, there was a whole slew of previously unknown injuries affecting Green Bay's roster. Running back Alex Green and offensive lineman...

Packers Injury Report: James Starks Returning for Playoffs

While their backfield, and team in general, has been mired by injuries this season, the Green Bay Packers remain hopeful that they’ll be getting running back James Starks back from injury for the playoffs, reports Tyler Dunne of the Journal Sentinel. "Definitely," coach Mike McCarthy said. "That’s what the medical staff is telling me. Starks’ situation...

Alex Green Not Practicing Thursday

Packers' running back Alex Green (concussion) didn't practice Thursday. SOURCE: Pete Dougherty, Green Bay Press-GazetteFantasy Spin:Green is running out of days to be cleared to play Sunday and will likely miss the game. Ryan Grant, DuJuan Harris and John Kuhn would handle the rushing duties in Green's absence, but none of those players is an attractive option for Week 16.

Injuries keep popping up for Packers

GREEN BAY, Wis. Following the Packers' division-clinching win Sunday over the Chicago Bears, coach Mike McCarthy was aware of only one new injury for his team: a hamstring issue for tight end Tom Crabtree. But after Wednesday's practice, there was a slew of previously unknown injuries affecting Green Bay's roster. The 10-4 Packers have been hampered by injuries to big...

Fantasy Football Week 16: Ryan Grant Will Start For Green Bay Packers

The Green Bay Packers will hand the ball off to a familiar face in the Week 16 matchup against the Tennessee Titans, with Ryan Grant being declared as the team’s starting running back with Alex Green failing to receive medical clearance to return to action. It was expected that Green would be relegated to the sidelines as a spectator after his concussion suffered from last week...

Packers set to take down Titans

The 10-4 Green Bay Packers are set to take on the 5-9 Tennessee Titans in about 90 minutes' time. The weather in Wisconsin finally turned into a regular winter this last week. There was plenty of snowfall in Green Bay and surrounding areas Thursday. The team had to call for volunteer shovelers (who are paid $10 per hour, by the way) to help clear the snow from the seating areas...

Packers Injury Report: Jordy Nelson, Tom Crabtree, Alex Green

While Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson and tight end Tom Crabtree have been ruled out for today’s game against the Tennessee Titans, running back Alex Green is questionable to play. Despite missing an entire week of practice after suffering a concussion last weekend against the Chicago Bears, Green hasn’t been ruled out for today’s matchup with the Titans. Missing...

Enemy Intelligence: Green Bay Packers

  The Green Bay Packers are coming off a 21-13 road win against the Chicago Bears that improved their record to 10-4 on the season and clinched the NFC North title. Aaron Rodgers threw three touchdown passes to James Jones to stake the Packers to a 21-7 third quarter lead, and the Bears weren't able to find the end zone again. That final score is deceptively close-kicker...

Woodson may prefer to return in playoffs

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Defensive coordinator Dom Capers made it sound like injured Packers defensive back Charles Woodson would play in the team's regular-season finale next weekend. Woodson wasn't so sure about that.But one thing is certain: Woodson, an eight-time Pro Bowl selection, will miss his eighth consecutive game Sunday with a collarbone injury."I don't feel...

Titans-Packers inactives, gameday thread

The inactives are out for today's game at Lambeau Field between the Tennessee Titans and the Green Bay Packers, and there's some unexpected bad news for the Titans. First, the inactives: GREEN BAY PACKERS: TE Tom Crabtree, RB Alex Green, WR Jordy Nelson, RB James Starks, CB Charles Woodson, DE C.J. Wilson, DE Jerel Worthy TENNESSEE TITANS: C Kevin Matthews, LB Colin...
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