Originally written on NFL Injury Report  |  Last updated 10/21/14
The Green Bay Packers are scheduled to meet with running back Cedric Benson today, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Free-agent RB Cedric Benson is scheduled to fly to Green Bay to meet with Packers on Wednesday, per sources. Almost healed from LisFranc. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 23, 2013 Schefter adds that the veteran running back is nearly recovered from the Lisfranc injury that shortened his 2012 season. After suffering the injury on Oct. 7, Benson was lost for the remainder of the year. 2012 was Benson’s first year with the Packers, signing with the team has a free agent prior to the season. Green Bay is once again in the market for a running back, as the team as a whole struggled rushing the ball last year. The Packers could target a running back in the upcoming NFL Draft, but they may first want to see what Benson has to offer. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt Looking for fantasy football advice?
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