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Jermichael Finley didn't waste any time since being released from the hospital yesterday.
The Packers tight end made sure to visit the Green Bay Packers facilities on Friday in order to speak with teammates and coaches.
Per Packers.com, here's what Mike McCarthy had to say about seeing Finley in the locker room again:
“He looks good,” Head Coach Mike McCarthy said. “He looked like a dang movie star walking in here with sunglasses. It was good to see him. Big smile on his face. It’s great to have him back in the building.”
McCarthy added that more medical tests are being done on Finley’s injured neck, with information being sent to various specialists. Once that process is complete, “we’ll have to make a decision, or set a timeline,” McCarthy said.
“I know he’s glad to be out of the hospital. Just him walking in here today is what everybody needed to see.”
It is great of Finley to visit his teammates and coaches, even if it was just to say hel
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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- For the first time since Jermichael Finley was taken off the field Sunday on a stretcher, the Green Bay Packers tight end is back at his home.
Finley was released from the hospital Thursday afternoon after staying nearly 96 hours under the supervision of doctors. Finley spent the first full day in the intensive care unit.
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Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley announced on Twitter that he was released from the hospital and is now home after suffering a bruised spine this past Sunday against the Browns.
Home Sweet Home! #FinleyStrong
— Jermichael Finley (@JermichaelF88) October 24, 2013
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Packers coach Mike McCarthy says injured tight end Jermichael Finley is making progress in recuperating from a serious neck injury but is seeking more opinions from specialists.
Finley remained in a hospital Wednesday after getting hurt in last week's 31-13 win over the Browns.
Finley posted Tuesday night on Twitter a brief video of him walking down a hospital hall accompanied...
Jermichael Finley is out of the ICU and has feeling in his arms and legs. Obviously that's great news even though Finley remains in the hospital.
But for those who were wondering whether Finley now that he's suffered two major injuries this season would want to continue to play wonder no more. He apparently does. Packers tight end Andrew Quarless said Finley even asked a...
Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that Packers TE Jermichael Finley is scheduled to be released from the hospital Thursday morning.
According to La Canfora, Finley is expected to be placed on season-ending injured reserve, but adds that a decision by Green Bay has yet to be made.
All indications are that Finley will be able to continue his career in the NFL, which is a...
In another bit of good news on Jermichael Finley, the Green Bay Packers tight end has now been released from the hospital. The news comes courtesy of Ed Werder of ESPN: Packers TE Jermichael Finley released from hospital and has returned to his Green Bay home. Hospitalized since Sunday with spinal contusio And Ian Rapoport of NFL.com: Source says Jermichael Finley has...
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Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley is out of the hospital, four days after suffering a severe neck injury in Sunday’s win against the Cleveland Browns. Home Sweet Home! #FinleyStrong — Jermichael Finley (@JermichaelF88) October 24, 2013 Finley suffered a spinal contusion in his neck area, which caused temporary numbness in his
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Jermichael Finley took a pretty normal-looking hit that had some pretty scary consequences. Finley was immobile on the ground and had to be stretchered off with what turned out to be a bruise to his...