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GREEN BAY, Wis. The injury to Packers running back James Starks may not be nearly as serious as it originally looked on the field.In the locker room following the game, Starks said he was fine.Coach Mike McCarthy announced that it was a knee sprain, adding that he wont know more information until Monday morning.Starks was injured on a run late in the fourth quarter. Trainers came on the field and had to assist Starks to the sideline.Wide receiver Greg Jennings also missed plays at the end of the game, but McCarthy said that it was a shin bruise or something, with more information being available Monday.Follow Paul Imig on Twitter
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Running back James Starks has a sprained knee and a sore ankle, leaving his availability in doubt for the Green Bay Packers' game at Detroit on Thanksgiving Day.
Starks hurt his knee late in the fourth quarter of Sunday's victory over Tampa Bay. The Packers did not practice Monday, but Starks likely would not have been able to go if they did. Packers coach Mike McCarthy...
Injured Green Bay Packers running back James Starks may be able to play Thursday at Detroit.
Coach Mike McCarthy said the decision would be made before the game. Starks, the team's top rusher, was listed as questionable on the injury report after participating in a short walk-through session Wednesday.
Starks suffered a sprained knee and an ankle injury in the final minutes...
Running back James Starks has a sprained knee and a sore ankle, and the Green Bay Packers aren't sure if they'll have him back in time for their Thanksgiving Day game at Detroit.
Running back James Starks didn't sustain any ligament damage and could practice on Tuesday as the Packers prepare for Thursday's big game against Detroit. If Starks isn't deemed fit to face the Lions, Ryan Grant would be thrust back into a key role.
While the folks in Chicago are lamenting the loss of Jay Cutler for perhaps the rest of the season (or enough of it to ruin the team's playoff chances), there was another discouraging NFC North injury yesterday, with Packers RB James Starks suffering a sprained knee against the Bucs:
Starks was injured during the fourth quarter when he was bent over backwards in a pileup after...
We get the biggest injury news in the rumor throughout the day. The smaller stuff we missed goes right here: 1. Packers coach Mike McCarthy announced running back James Starks has a knee sprain. It’s hard to imagine him being ready for Thanksgiving. Greg Jennings has an unclear lower leg injury. It may be a…
Running back James Starks has a sprained knee and a sore ankle, leaving his availability in doubt for the Green Bay Packers' game at Detroit on Thanksgiving Day. Starks hurt his knee late in the fourth quarter of Sunday's victory over Tampa Bay. The Packers did not practice Monday, but Starks likely would not have been able to go if they did.
The Packers had to play all the way to the end of the game to beat the Bucs today in Green Bay. Aaron Rodgers was effective as he completed 23 of 34 passes for 299 yards with 3 TD passes and 1 INT. He also carried the ball 5 times for 28 yards (5.6 ypc) in this game. James Starks led the way on the ground with 11 carries for 38 yards (3.5 ypc) and 6 grabs for 53 yards (8.8...