Originally posted on Packers Talk Radio Network  |  Last updated 10/2/13
James Starks missed his senior year at the University of Buffalo because of injury and has been a regular on injury lists ever since. This may sound strange, because James Starks broke the 44-game streak. You know, that streak that was talked about nationwide because the Packers were finally able to tally a 100-yard rusher in a regular season game. Starks has been in and out of the infirmary so much that he might need his mail forwarded. The injury problems were the reason Eddie Lacy and Johnathan Franklin were drafted in the first place. But now that Starks is feeling the effects of the constant pounding, one has to wonder why Alex Green was not kept. He is currently the No. 2 back for the Jets. Green showed a lot of burst before getting hurt. He’s the reason the Packers gave up a respectable third rounder for him. They liked his toughness and ability to hit the hole with buckets of energy. The Packers rolled the dice by having just one healthy back available after Lacy and Starks ...
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