by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com (8/23/14) Packers defensive lineman B.J. Raji will miss the entirety of the 2014 season due to a torn right biceps, ESPN.com reports Saturday.
Raji suffered the injury during Friday's preseason game, and tests confirmed the worst-case scenario Saturday, according to the report. Raji returned to the Packers this offseason on a one-year deal worth $4 million.
Report: B.J. Raji suffered torn biceps
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com (8/23/14) Packers defensive lineman B.J. Raji suffered an arm injury in Friday's preseason game, and NFL.com reports Saturday the team fears it could be a serious injury.
Raji underwent tests on his arm Saturday, but the report indicates he is thought to have suffered a torn biceps. The question is whether it is a partial or full tear, which would determine just how long he is expected to miss. At this time, no potential timetable is known.
B.J. Raji exits game with arm injury
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com (8/22/14) Packers defensive lineman B.J. Raji was forced out of Friday's preseason game against the Raiders with an arm injury. Raji was escorted back to the sidelines and checked out by team trainers before he was ruled out for the remainder of the game. The team has not revealed the extant of his injury.
Morgan Burnett remains in starting lineup for Packers
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com (8/14/14) Packers safeties coach Darren Perry said Wednesday safety Morgan Burnett is not in jeopardy of losing his starting spot in the lineup, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
"Morgan’s our starting safety," Perry said. "And the other guys are competing, unless I’ve been told differently.
"He’s one of our communicators. He’s a leader on this defense. He knows it about as well as anybody back there. I would expect him to be able to command and communicate amongst the other guys in terms of what calls and what coverages and what checks we’re supposed to be in. That’s the standard operating procedure for him."
Joe Thomas departs preseason game with knee injury
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com (8/9/14) Packers inside linebacker Joe Thomas left Saturday's preseason opener against the Titans with a knee injury. This is a difficult break for Thomas, who was picked up by the Packers as an undrafted free agent and was having a strong couple of weeks of training camp. He was ruled out for the remainder of the game.