Originally written on Sports-Glory  |  Last updated 10/22/12

Green Bay Packers safety Charles Woodson will be sidelined for six weeks with a broken collarbone.
The day after the Packers beat St. Louis 30-20, coach Mike McCarthy confirmed the injury.
Woodson was injured with 2:44 left in the game when he dove for a pass from Rams quarterback Sam Bradford.  
"You saw him protecting his one shoulder," defensive coordinator Dom Capers said. "He kind of hit (Smith) with one shoulder and kind of walked away. So you could tell that he hurt his shoulder on that play. But I went to him in the locker room after the game and he wasn't sure. He definitely said it was when he dove to make the interception."
The Packers will be not be able to place Woodson on injured reserve and bring him back as they have already designated running back Cedric Benson to return.  
Capers was asked if he expected Woodson to return this season, he said: "Well, just knowing Charles, all I have to go on is him in the past. He's been doing this long enough that he knows his body and he's kept himself in tremendous condition or he wouldn't be playing at his age right now and be able to play at the level he's played."

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