The Green Bay Packers already depleted receiving corps took another major blow during the second quarter of the team's Divisional Round showdown with the Arizona Cardinals. After suffering a chest injury, wideout Randall Cobb has been ruled out for the remainder of the game.
Cobb injured his chest while making an acrobatic one-handed grab that would have set up Green Up inside the Arizona 5-yard line. However, a penalty negated the catch, forcing the Packer back near midfield. The medical staff helped Cobb off the field before carting him off to the locker room. Before halftime, the team ruled the receiver out for the remainder of the game. The exact severity of Cobb's injury remains unclear.
With Cobb gone, the Packers have only James Jones, Jared Abbrederis and Jeff Janis left at wide receiver with Richard Rodgers, Justin Perillo and Kennard Backman at tight end. The team placed Andrew Quarless on season-ending injured reserve earlier this week.