Packers Injury News
T Yosh Nijman will make his second start against the San Francisco 49ers this season
WR Marquez Valdes-Scantling (back) is officially ruled as doubtful
Bakhtiari did not practice on Tuesday due to load management.
RB Aaron Jones, LB De’Vondre Campbell and DL Kingsley Keke were also full participants in practice.
In a shocking turn of events, the Packers designated Mercilus for return from injured reserve today after he suffered a torn biceps two months ago.
Today’s practice should be a big step for these two Packers returning from injuries, as the team plans on having both as practice participants today.
The All-Pro pass-rusher is trending towards playing when the Packers take the field in the Divisional playoffs.
Bakhtiari will make his season debut today.
CB Jaire Alexander (shoulder) has been ruled out for the game.
Heading towards their week 18 contest in Detroit, the Packers sat down their rehabbing All-Pro tackle, but it may not represent a setback in his progress.
DL Kingsley Keke and QB Aaron Rodgers were non-participants
"Right now the mindset is we’re going to play our guys, and we’re going to approach it like any other game."-Matt LaFleur
CB Jaire Alexander placed on reserve/Covid-19 list
Three are to come off of the reserve/Covid-19 list, per HC Matt LaFleur.
Cobb was placed on the injured reserve list in Week 13.
As well as practice squad tackle Cole Van Lanen.
"We’ll just see where we’re at."
Green Bay only listed three players inactive after several late-week changes their their 53-man roster
Packers place Malik Taylor and Ty Summers on injured reserve, activate Kenny Clark from reserve/Covid-19 list
OT Cole Van Lanen was called up from the practice squad for the second straight week
WR Equanimeous St. Brown has returned from a concussion
"We’re unloading him for the week."
Head coach Matt LaFleur also stated Za’Darius Smith will not practice this week.
WR Marquez Valdes-Scantling will play for Green Bay.
TE Dominique Dafney was ruled out against the Baltimore Ravens.
Jones was limited on Wednesday with a knee injury.
Bakhtiari returned to the field for the first time since his follow-up surgery
Yeah, I think so, but I think we’re still kinda going through everything to see where he’s at.
HC Matt LaFleur did not expect Bakhtiari to return this morning
Jackson was carted off the field yesterday vs the Browns.
The Packers’ starting right tackle went down with a knee injury in the second quarter vs the Bears.
Campbell returns to the field after coming off of the reserve/Covid-19 list on Friday.
WR Marquez Valdes-Scantling was limited with a back injury, but will play against the Bears.
Packers injury update: CB Kevin King and WR Malik Taylor were full participants in Thursday's practice
WR Randall Cobb is "going to be out for a while"
"He had a pretty significant injury."
Also: CB Jaire Alexander returned for individual drills