August 16, 2022

NFL damage updates, most current league news from Wednesday, Dec. 8

Aaron Rodgers has not participated in observe considering that staying minimal on Friday of 7 days 11. He’ll start off 7 days 14 on the sidelines as properly.

Green Bay Packers mentor Matt LaFleur mentioned his all-environment quarterback remains day to working day with his toe personal injury.

“If he can [practice], that’d be excellent,” LaFleur reported. “If he cannot, he cannot. I don’t feel it really is heading to be anything at all hindering him for the recreation.”

The Packers get started on-industry planning for Sunday towards the Bears with 3rd-string QB Kurt Benkert professing the reps. Benkert was elevated from the follow squad Tuesday as backup Jordan Like was positioned on the reserve/COVID-19 checklist. The former undrafted free of charge agent used the previous a few yrs with the Falcons but has nonetheless to surface in an NFL recreation.

Environmentally friendly Bay will get a Wednesday physical appearance from All-Pro cornerback Jaire Alexander. LaFleur explained the Pro Bowler has been specified to return to apply. It will be his first action because injuring his shoulder in 7 days 4.

Offensive deal with David Bakhtiari (knee), who’s on the bodily not able to perform checklist, and Za’Darius Smith (back), who’s on injured reserve, are not all set to return, for every LaFleur.

In other noteworthy injury news, receiver Davante Adams (hamstring) and cornerback Kevin King (hip/knee) have been detailed as limited observe participants.