Posted October 22, 2012 on AP on Fox
Green Bay Packers safety Charles Woodson has a broken collarbone and will be out approximately six weeks. Coach Mike McCarthy confirmed the severity of the injury Monday, a day after the team's 30-20 win at St. Louis. The 36-year-old Woodson broke his clavicle in the 2011 Super Bowl win over Pittsburgh. McCarthy says Woodson is nervous about his latest injury. The Packers played without four defensive starters against the Rams. They host Jacksonville on Sunday. ''He was a little nervous about it last night,'' McCarthy said when he addressed reporters. ''If you've seen the play, it was a very similar action as he experienced in the Super Bowl.'' Both McCarthy and defensive coordinator Dom Capers said Woodson was hurt with 2:44 left in the game when he dove for a pass that Sam Bradford completed to wide receiver Brandon Gibson. Woodson briefly rolled around on the turf before getting up, holding his right shoulder area. Woodson stayed in ...
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