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Packers make 7 changes to Week 4 injury report on Thursday

The Green Bay Packers made seven changes to the team’s Week 4 injury report on Thursday, including three downgrades but also four upgrades. The big news first. Cornerback Jaire Alexander, who practiced in a limited capacity on Wednesday, was a non-participant on Thursday because of a groin injury suffered on Sunday in Tampa Bay. His …

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Early optimism that Packers CB Jaire Alexander avoided significant injury

Hear the same. Packers seem to have avoided anything major with Jaire’s injury. https://t.co/AqhgxKQo8g Buy Packers Tickets — Matt Schneidman (@mattschneidman) September 26, 2022 Early optimism exists in Green Bay over the extent of the groin injury suffered by All-Pro cornerback Jaire Alexander during the Packers’ win over the Buccaneers on Sunday in Tampa Bay. …

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Matt LaFleur explains rotating LT David Bakhtiari during first game back

Matt LaFleur admitted that his starting left tackle didn’t like the idea, but the Green Bay Packers coach didn’t want to overwhelm David Bakhtiari in his first game of the 2022 season. Buy Packers Tickets LaFleur rotated Bakhtiari in and out at left tackle on Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, using Yosh Nijman – …

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Packers expecting top 4 receivers to be game-time decisions vs. Buccaneers

The Green Bay Packers are expecting wide receivers Allen Lazard, Randall Cobb, Sammy Watkins and Christian Watson to be game-time decisions come Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Coach Matt LaFleur said the team will give the four pass-catchers up to game time to prove they can play. Buy Packers Tickets “We’ll see,” LaFleur said …

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What to know from Packers’ Thursday injury report updates

The Green Bay Packers provided an update to Week 3’s injury report on Thursday. The team made seven changes, including six downgrades – making Friday’s final injury report all the most important ahead of Sunday’s showdown with the unbeaten Tampa Bay Buccaneers. First, the good news: left tackle David Bakhtiari returned to practice in a …

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Analyzing Packers’ final injury report for Week 2 vs. Bears

(AP Photo/Morry Gash) WR Allen Lazard (ankle): He missed Week 1 after getting stepped on in practice, but he returned this week and was limited all three days. Could this be a pain tolerance issue now? The Packers could certainly use him back. He’s the team’s top receiver, a terrific option in the slot and …

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Aaron Rodgers gives interesting answer to question about Amari Rodgers’ playing time

Only moments after defending rookies Christian Watson and Romeo Doubs and preaching patience for both young receivers, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers passed on the opportunity to offer up the same type of encouragement for second-year receiver Amari Rodgers, who didn’t play a snap from scrimmage in Week 1. Asked about Amari’s role in …

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7 players listed to open Week 2 vs. Bears

The Green Bay Packers listed only four players that were limited or non-participants on the first injury report of Week 2 released on Wednesday. Offensive tackles David Bakhtiari (knee) and Elgton Jenkins (knee) and receiver Allen Lazard (ankle) were all limited, while starting left guard Jon Runyan Jr. did not participate while in concussion protocol. …

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Packers expected to be without David Bakhtiari and Elgton Jenkins vs. vikings

The returns of All-Pro left tackle David Bakhtiari and Pro Bowl offensive lineman Elgton Jenkins will have to wait at least one more week. According to Tom Pelissero of NFL Networkthe Green Bay Packers are expecting to be without Bakhtiari and Jenkins when they open the 2022 season against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. Buy …

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