The Pack is back? Were they ever really gone? Was week one just a fever dream? Will injuries sandbag all this glory? It’s time for the Pack to smash this low hanging fruit of a football team and focus on making it until their week 13 bye week, which is the latest ever and just happens to top the second latest ever: also the Pack at week 11. But the NFL favors the Packers, amirite?
Yesterday, GM Brian Gutekunst announced that C Josh Myers has been placed on injured reserve and activated G Ben Braden from the practice squad. The new guy is out. Myers also missed the Bengals game and most of the Bears game.
S Darnell Savage, CB Kevin King, and LB Preston Smith are all listed as being questionable.
Here is a complete look at active player injuries for both teams:
Jaire Alexander and Za’Darius Smith, among others, will be sorely missed as the season goes on.
Where: Lambeau Field – Green Bay, Wisconsin
When: 12:00 – Central
Television: NFL on Fox
Radio: WTMJ Live Stream
Packers vs Washington Odds
LB Whitney Mercilus was snagged by the Packers this week with a sweet deal for the team which included a get out of jail free card for Mercilus:
During Randall Cobb’s return press conference in Green Bay, he likened leaving Houston to leaving prison.@RobDemovsky asked Whitney Mercilus if he heard that comment.
Mercilus’ reaction: pic.twitter.com/4w3rlJLFx0
Mercilus is not likely to contribute much during today’s game, however. It would be surprising if he did, but this season is full of surprises for everyone.
Also worth mentioning, Green Bay officially dedicated the Bart Starr Memorial Bridge this week: