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Sport Aaron Rodgers injury update: Packers QB ‘getting better,’ still day-to-day

19:40  14 september  2018
19:40  14 september  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

Aaron Rodgers injury update: Packers QB reportedly will play against Vikings

  Aaron Rodgers injury update: Packers QB reportedly will play against Vikings Rodgers, who practiced briefly on Saturday after being absent all week, was listed as questionable with a leg injury suffered in Week 1.The Packers quarterback is expected to play in Sunday's home opener against the Vikings after being listed as questionable with a leg injury, ESPN reported, citing sources.

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Aaron Rodgers’ health is improving.

The 34-year-old quarterback injured his leg in the first half of the Packers’ 24-23 win against the Bears last weekend. Rodgers returned to the game, but he did not participate in Green Bay’s practices Wednesday and Thursday.

Packers coach Mike McCarthy discussed Rodgers' status for the team’s Week 2 game against the Vikings with reporters Friday.

“Aaron's getting better,” McCarthy said (via Packers.com). “I would say he feels better than he did at the beginning of the week. Tomorrow's practice will be a big indicator. Nothing's changed, he's still day to day.”

Aaron Rodgers injury update: 'No decision' on Week 2 status, Mike McCarthy says

  Aaron Rodgers injury update: 'No decision' on Week 2 status, Mike McCarthy says Rodgers guaranteed he wouldn't miss time after leading the Packers to victory over the Bears in his comeback from a leg injury Sunday night.Packers coach Mike McCarthy on Monday said "no decision has been made" about whether the veteran quarterback will play Sunday against the Vikings, ESPN reported.

McCarthy said Rodgers could play in the game even if he doesn’t receive any practice reps.

“We’ve established that point some time ago in his career,” McCarthy said. “You’d like to walk off the field Saturday and have your plan set, but this is the NFL. Things happen. We’ll be ready for anything. I know he wants to play. We’ll see how it goes.”

Rodgers completed 20 of 30 passes for 286 yards and three touchdowns in the Packers' comeback victory over Chicago in Week 1.

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