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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It had been nearly two years since Aaron Rodgers was listed on the Packers' injury report, but on Wednesday, the reigning NFL MVP could only go through a limited workout.Rodgers injured his calf early in the third quarter of Sunday's win against the Houston Texans, but he continued to play. Three days later, Rodgers is still feeling the effects of the injury."It's been a little tight," Rodgers said at his locker. "Nothing's going to keep me out."Rodgers believes the injury occurred on a scramble play that he ran into the end zone for a touchdown. Well, at least he thought it was a touchdown. A flag was thrown for holding on left tackle Marshall Newhouse behind the line of scrimmage, but Rodgers never saw it.Rodgers, who rarely celebrates excessively, spiked the ball and did his "belt" celebration (perhaps now best known as the "discount double check"). When the touchdown was called back and Texans fans began ...
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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was limited in practice today with a calf injury.I don’t believe there’s any reason to believe Rodgers will miss any time. It sounds like the Packers are limiting him to manage his injury.
Aaron Rodgers, the NFC's Offensive Player of the Week, was held out of Wednesday's practice ... plus much, much more as preparation for Sunday's game at St. Louis is under way.
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- One day of limited participation at practice was enough for Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. After admitting Wednesday that the calf injury he suffered in the Week 6 win over the Houston Texans was still "a little tight," Rodgers was feeling better Thursday as he took part in every phase of Green Bay's practice."He's been getting a lot...
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was able to
return and practice fully with the team yesterday, taking most snaps will the
full offense and participating in all of the individual drills, reports Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Rodgers took most if not all
of the snaps with the full offense and participated in all individual drills
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It was a win the Packers (3-3) very much needed, and their 42-24 beatdown of the previously undefeated Houston Texans on the road demonstrated just how good this year's team can be. Green Bay's offense had its best game of the season and the defense shut down the NFL's leading rusher, Arian Foster.
Defensive coordinator Dom Capers, special teams coordinator...
Packers running back Alex Green was limited in practice Wednesday with a shoulder injury, according to Tyler Dunne of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.Fantasy Spin:Packers coach Mike McCarthy announced Tuesday that Green would be able to carry a full load going forward so the injury is likely nothing to be concerned about.
On Monday, Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy told the media that Alex green will be the featured running back going forward.“Alex Green will be our lead running back,” McCarthy said, via FOX Sports Wisconsin. “I see the games as we move forward reflecting the game we just played. That will be our approach. We’ll continue to get James ready, and obviously John Kuhn...
The Packers' running back competition has officially been resolved in the eyes of coach Mike McCarthy, according to Fox Sports Wisconsion. "Alex Green will be our lead running back," McCarthy said Monday.Fantasy Spin:Green carried 22 times for 65 yards and had gains of 7, 8, 9 and 10 yards in Sunday's game against the Texans. He's definitely someone to target...
Coming off an impressive bounce-back victory, the Green Bay Packers are looking to finally exhibit the consistency of an elite team.
Looking to win consecutive games for the first time this season, the Packers conclude a three-game road stretch Sunday against a St. Louis Rams club they have dominated recently.
Amid criticism from media and fans alike, Green Bay (3-3) delivered...
Vick Ballard, RB, Colts – The rookie saw the bulk of the carries for the Colts, going for 25 yards on 8 carries on Sunday. He didn’t get too many carries because the team fell behind to the Jets, but he should be good for more work at home against the Browns in Week 7. He’s still available in many leagues.
Alex Green, RB, Packers – The second-year back from Hawaii is the...
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