Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/20/14

GREEN BAY, WI - AUGUST 15: Linebacker Desmond Bishop #55 of the Green Bay Packers goes in to sack quarterback Brett Ratliff #5 of the Cleveland Browns in the third quarter during the preseason game at Lambeau Field on August 15, 2009 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
The Green Bay Packers probably won't need long to shake off an ugly start to the preseason. A long-term injury to linebacker Desmond Bishop would be a more significant setback. Bishop hurt his right leg in the first quarter of the Packers' 21-13 loss at San Diego in Thursday night's preseason opener. Speaking to reporters after the game, Packers coach Mike McCarthy characterized Bishop's injury as a knee sprain, with potential damage to his hamstring. McCarthy said Bishop's injury ''didn't look very good.'' Bishop was hurt when a group of players fell on his right leg. He was unable to put any weight on it as he was helped to the sideline.
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