Much like the first two weeks, a very limited footprint for our game.
"It was the focus", Peterson said.
The gameplan might see some minor limitations, but make no mistake: Come Sunday, Rodgers will be on the field. He would like to practice at least once this week to get ready for Washington. Limiting Aaron Rodgers and company to just 17 points is a huge achievement - even with Rodgers playing essentially on one leg.
They lost one of their marquee free agents when $5 million defensive tackle Muhammad Wilkerson had to be carted off with a left ankle injury that appeared so serious the Packers ruled him out nearly immediately and he left the stadium in an ambulance.
"I'll just adjust accordingly to how I'm feeling and try to get through", Rodgers said. "Take it week by week". Part of that is getting Peterson going like he did in Week 1, and this may be the flawless opportunity because his 1,779 yards rushing against Green Bay are the most of any opponent during his career. "Any game I'm a part of, I'm giving 110 percent".
The Packers will finally have all three backs of their rotation available this Sunday as Aaron Jones is done serving his two-game suspension.
"Yeah, obviously that's a concern", Rodgers said.
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"I think Clay did exactly what he's supposed to do there", McCarthy said.
The NFL is being criticized heavily by fans and players alike for the enforcement of such rule that greatly takes away the innate violence of the sport, which also happens to be one of football's best-selling points. Alfred Morris will still get his touches but in a game with two bad defenses, Brieda is the clear choice, especially in point-per-reception (PPR) formats.
McCarthy wouldn't commit to Rodgers practicing on Thursday, which is typically the Packers' heaviest practice day of the week. Jones, who showed flashes of potential as a rookie last season, can bring a slashing, physical presence to the backfield.
Green Bay is still trying to get its offense going in the right direction.
Their quarterback is beat up, adding an apparent right hamstring issue to an already injured left knee.
With the of shifting center Chase Roullier to left guard and inserting journeyman center Tony Bergstrom into the starting lineup. Josh Norman (who actually has the same agent as Matthews) asked reporters in the home locker room.
The Greenbay Packers are off to a shaky start to the 2018-2019 National Football League season.
For the second consecutive week, Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Clay Matthews sacked the quarterback but was flagged for another terrible roughing the passer penalty.