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Four new players added to Packers first injury report of Week 3

Four new players added to Packers first injury report of Week 3

The Green Bay Packers added four players with new injuries or weapons to the first injury report of Week 3, and four of the team’s seven receivers are on the report. Receiver Randall Cobb missed Wednesday’s practice with an illness, while tight end Marcedes Lewis (groin), receiver Sammy Watkins (hamstring) and receiver Christian Watson (hamstring) …

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Packers rookie WR Christian Watson to make NFL debut vs. Vikings

After missing all three preseason games while recovering from a knee surgery, Green Bay Packers rookie receiver Christian Watson will make his NFL debut during Sunday’s season opener against the Minnesota Vikings. The Packers officially removed Watson from the injury report, meaning he’s good to go – barring a setback – for Sunday. Buy Packers …

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Packers list 11 players on first injury report of 2022 season

The Green Bay Packers listed 11 players on the team’s initial injury report of Week 1, but only one player – receiver Allen Lazard – didn’t practice on Wednesday. Lazard’s issue – a mystery for the last week – is being described as an ankle injury. Coach Matt LaFleur said he got “stepped on” last …

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Packers LT David Bakhtiari expecting to play Week 1 vs. Vikings

Green Bay Packers left tackle David Bakhtiari is expecting to be ready to play in Week 1 against the Minnesota Vikings, according to Rob Demovsky of ESPN. NOTE: Bakhtiari responded to a tweet from Demoovsky, suggesting he’s maybe not certain of his availability for Sunday. Buy Packers Tickets Bakhtiari, a five-time All-Pro attempting to come …

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Packers WR Allen Lazard misses first practice of Week 1 prep

The Green Bay Packers returned to the practice field on Monday – the first of prep for Week 1 against the Minnesota Vikings – without No. 1 wide receiver Allen Lazard. Lazard was the only player not to practice in some capacity during Monday’s padded work, per Mike Spofford of the team’s official site. He …

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Packers release CB Rico Gafford from practice squad

Packers release CB Rico Gafford from practice squad The Green Bay Packers kept open a practice squad spot by releasing cornerback Rico Gafford on Friday. The team also announced the signing of safety Micah Abernathy to the practice squad, which was reported Thursday by Bill Huber of SI.com. Gafford (5-10, 184) signed a futures contract …

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Packers announce 3 new additions to practice squad, one spot left

Packers announce 3 new additions to practice squad, one spot left One day after signing 12 players to the practice squad, the Green Bay Packers added three more on Thursday, leaving one spot left unclaimed. The Packers announced the signing of receiver Juwann Winfree, cornerback Benjie Franklin and tight end Shaun Beyer to the 16-player …

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Packers signing WR Juwann Winfree to practice squad

Packers signing WR Juwann Winfree to practice squad The Green Bay Packers are returning wide receiver Juwann Winfree on the practice squad, according to agent Mike McCartney. Winfree was released during final cutdowns on Tuesday. He cleared waivers on Wednesday, opening the door for a return to Green Bay. Buy Packers Tickets Winfree, 25, caught …

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Tracking Green Bay Packers practice squad additions to start 2022

Tracking Green Bay Packers practice squad additions to start 2022 The Green Bay Packers can start signing players to the practice squad after the waiver period ends on Wednesday. All NFL teams can carry 16 players on the practice squad during the 2022 season. The Packers released 19 players and waived six others with injuries …

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Packers release 19 players, waive/injured 6 others to get roster to 53 players

Packers release 19 players, waive/injured 6 others to get roster to 53 players The Green Bay Packers made 25 different roster moves to get to the 53-man roster limit by Tuesday afternoon’s deadline. The team released 19 players: quarterback Danny Etling, running backs Patrick Taylor, Tyler Goodson and Dexter Williams, receivers Juwann Winfree and Travis …

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