Originally posted on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  Last updated 11/4/12
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson is active and will start today against the Arizona Cardinals.Nelson's hamstring injury kept him out of practice all week, but coach Mike McCarthy had reserved optimism that Green Bay's leading receiver would be able to play.McCarthy had Nelson's status as questionable, with a series of medical tests being performed in pregame to help make a final determination. Nelson missed last weekend's win over the Jacksonville Jaguars due to his injury.Wide receiver Greg Jennings (abdominal surgery), defensive back Charles Woodson (broken collarbone), defensive end Jerel Worthy (concussion), fullback John Kuhn (hamstring), linebacker Nick Perry (knee) and cornerback Sam Shields (ankle) are all out.The Packers, who have 14 players -- more than 25 percent of their roster -- on the injury report, have a much-needed bye week following their game against Arizona.
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