Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/24/11

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings avoided a major scare when he suffered a bruised right hand in Sunday's victory at Minnesota.

Packers coach Mike McCarthy said he expected Jennings to be fine for the next game following this week's bye.

Jennings hurt his hand in the first half against the Vikings but he finished with seven catches for 147 yards.

Although six of his receptions, including a 79-yard scoring pass, came in the second half, Jennings said he felt numbness in his hand for long stretches of the game.

Jennings has 42 receptions for 677 yards and five touchdowns for the reigning Super Bowl champions.

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