Well being-wise, the Inexperienced Bay Packers have seen higher days.
The Packers listed 9 gamers, together with extensive receiver Davante Adams (hamstring) and nostril deal with Kenny Clark (groin), as questionable to play Monday night time in opposition to the Atlanta Falcons on their closing damage report for Week 5’s residence recreation.
Different Packers starters with a questionable standing for prime-time embody: beginning cornerback Jaire Alexander (hand/knee), rookie tight finish Josiah Deguara (ankle), return specialist Tyler Ervin (wrist), exterior linebacker Rashan Gary (ankle), heart Corey Linsley (groin), punter JK Scott (sickness) and outdoors linebacker Za’Darius Smith (ankle).
Veteran tight finish Marcedes Lewis was additionally listed as uncertain after lacking your complete week of follow with a knee damage.
Packers’ damage statuses vs. Falcons:
– Christian Kirksey, Allen Lazard out
– Marcedes Lewis uncertain
– Davante Adams, Kenny Clark, Za’Darius Smith, Rashan Gary, Jaire Alexander, Corey Linsley, Josiah Deguara, Tyler Ervin, and JK Scott are questionable. pic.twitter.com/XXjGHfZzzP
— Olivia Reiner (@ReinerOlivia) October 3, 2020
The Packers additionally positioned inside linebacker Christian Kirksey and extensive receiver Allen Lazard on injured reserve Saturday afternoon, successfully eradicating two extra starters from the equation till Week eight on the earliest. NFL groups are allowed to return a vast variety of gamers from IR this season, however gamers on the record should wait three video games, not weeks, earlier than being eligible to return to the lively roster.
The Falcons don’t have almost as a lot uncertainty with high extensive receivers Julio Jones (hamstring) and Calvin Ridley (ankle) the one two listed as questionable. Additionally they dominated out 4 others, together with kicker Younghoe Koo, defensive finish Takk McKinley and safeties Ricardo Allen and Keanu Neal.
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