It probably won’t be known until very late next week if Packers injured ROLB Clay Matthews will be able to play in Week 11.
The Packers placed six players on I.R., including LB Desmond Bishop, and released two others, including DE Jarius Wynn.
Approaching the postseason, it appears the starting right outside linebacker spot occupied most of the season by Erik Walden couldn't be more wide open.
The status of three Packers players in particular — CB Sam Shields, OLB Frank Zombo and starting ORG Josh Sitton — is looking iffy for this Sunday's game in Minnesota.
Frank Zombo figures to definitely see his first regular-season action this season on Sunday after participating fully in the Packers' Wednesday practice.
Despite collecting only one sack through the first four games, daily observers of the Packers agree that star OLB Clay Matthews is playing as well as ever.
The Packers might have to go another week without starting ORT Bryan Bulaga, but the defense could be getting a boost with the return of OLB Frank Zombo, according to the Packers-Falcons Wednesday injury report.
The Packers figure to have more spirited position battles than one might expect from a championship squad, and our sources agree that the most competitive battle will take place at right outside linebacker.
Packers OLB Erik Walden was held out of the team's Saturday walkthrough due to an ankle injury and is considered questionable for Super Bowl XLV.
Packers OLB Frank Zombo could be pressed back into a starting role Sunday if Erik Walden is unable to play because of an ankle injury.
OLB Frank Zombo and RB Dimitri Nance are the most noteworthy Packers players on the team’s inactive list for Sunday’s NFC championship game against the Bears.
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush presents the first of five key matchups this week in advance of the Packers’ divisional playoff game against No. 1 seed Atlanta at the Georgia Dome Saturday evening.
The Patriots and Packers have announced their inactive players for the Sunday night game and the Pats will have starting corner Devin McCourty active while the Pack will be without QB Aaron Rodgers, which was announced Saturday.
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush selects Green Bay’s players of the week on offense, defense and special teams in the team’s Week 12 gut-wrenching loss to the Falcons in Atlanta.
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush presents his weekly report on the Packers’ 2010 rookie class.