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While many people probably have Eddie Lacy on their fantasy team, James Starks the University of Buffalo grad shows fantasy owners why it is important to own in him in all leagues. Â After Eddie Lacyâ€™s first run where he took a brutal helmet to helmet hit by Brandon Merriweather, the team ruled him out for [â€¦]
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This is called â€˜concussion karma,â€™ and it will blow your mind (get it?) Just a few plays after Brandon Meriweather knocked out the Packersâ€™ Eddie Lacy with a helmet to helmet hit, he does it again and gets knocked out. Whoa.
Hereâ€™s the hit that took Eddie Lacy out of the game with a concussion
Jeremy Maclin and Dennis Pitta Carted Off the Field Today
James Starksâ€™ injury history should make the Packers think twice.
James Starks put an end to the continued joke that swirled around the Packers by running over, through and around the Redskins.
By racking up 132 yards on the ground Starks ended the clubâ€™s 51-game streak without a 100-yard back.
Iâ€™ll admit, as soon as Eddie Lacy went down on the fifth play from scrimmage, I...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- On his first-ever rushing attempt at Lambeau Field, Green Bay Packers rookie running back Eddie Lacy suffered a concussion.
Lacy rushed for 10 yards on the play before Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather led with his helmet to take him down. There was no penalty on the play, but replays clearly showed that Meriweather made helmet-to-helmet contact with...
Green Bay Packers rookie running back Eddie Lacy was knocked out of Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins with a concussion.
Lacy suffered the injury at the end of his first carry of the game a 10-yard run on the Packers' opening series.
Lacy took a hit from Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather who was not penalized on the play. The Packers took Lacy to the locker...
Itâ€™s not 2011 anymore, but it sure felt like it watching the Green Bay Packers on Sunday.
Aaron Rodgers tied a franchise record with 480 yards passing, James Starks became the first Packers running back to surpass 100 yards since Brandon Jackson did so against Washington on Oct. 10, 2010, and the Green Bay defense held Robert Griffin III in check.
It all added up to a 38-20 victory...
The Green Bay Packers lost running back Eddie Lacy early during todayâ€™s contest against the Washington Redskins after he suffered a concussion. Later in the game, Redskins oft-injured safety Brandon Meriweather found himself injured with a head ailment of his own.Hereâ€™s Dr. Ray Solanoâ€™s take on the injuries and concussions in general:Brandon Meriweather proved a danger to his...
The Green Bay Packers have ruled out running back Eddie Lacy for the rest of the day after suffering a concussion.
#Packers RB Eddie Lacy out for the game with a concussion. #WASvsGB
â€” Green Bay Packers (@packers) September 15, 2013
Lacy took a brutal hit from Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather. Â It looks like Meriwweather launched himself. Â So Iâ€™m sure heâ€™ll get fined...
Hits to the head have been a point of emphasis throughout the NFL this season and it didn't take long in Week 2 for a big one to have taken place in the Washington-Green Bay game.
On the Packers' opening drive, Green Bay running back Eddie Lacy carried the ball for 10 yards and was hit in the head by the Redskins' Brandon Meriweather with no foul being called...
Week 2 of the NFL seasonÂ was like a visit to Bizarro World in the old Superman comics or, for those not comically inclined, the Seinfeld episode where Elaine meets Bizarro Jerry. She had man hands! Those not familiar with the term please note what the scholarly website Uncyclopedia says: â€œBizarro World is a situation or setting which is weirdly inverted or opposite of expectations...
New week, new names. Letâ€™s get right to it.
Philip Rivers, Chargers
New offensive system seems to working for Rivers and the Chargersâ€™ passing game so far.
Sam Bradford, Rams
Is this finally the year?!? Iâ€™m so excited. #teamsambradford
Ryan Tannehill, Dolphins
Posting solid numbers. Consider as a bye week starter only, still.
James Starks, Packers...
The Green Bay Packers set multiple team records in Sundayâ€™s 38-20 victory over the Washington Redskins.
Aaron Rodgers and JamesÂ Starks became the first players in Packers history to combine for 400 yards passing
Brandon Meriweather may never learn his lesson.
The former Patriots safety, now playing with the Redskins, delivered a helmet-to-helmet hit to Packers running back Eddie Lacy, causing the rookie to leave the game with a concussion. Meriweather gave a similar hit to Green Bayâ€™s reserve running back, James Starks. Meriweather left the game after that collision and is also out with...
Week two on the fantasy football waiver wire presents some intriguing options. Wide receivers continue to dominate the fantasy points and there are a couple of interesting possibilities out there as well as a couple of familiar names at QB.