(10/26/14) Packers running back James Starks, who was probable with an ankle injury, is active for Sunday night's game in New Orleans. He'll back up Eddie Lacy as usual.
Quartet of Packers on Friday injury report
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(10/24/14) The Packers have placed four players on their Friday injury report - and each has a different designation. Included are defensive backs Sam Shields (knee), who is doubtful, and questionable Morgan Burnett (calf). Green Bay is preparing to play at New Orleans on Sunday night.
Defensive end Datone Jones has been ruled out with an ankle injury. Running back James Starks is also dealing with an ankle issue, but he is probable.
Packers RB James Starks able to practice Thursday
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(10/23/14) Packers running back James Starks was back on the practice field Thursday after sitting out Wednesday due to an ankle injury he suffered Week 7. The Packers are preparing to face the Saints in Week 8.
Packers RB James Starks sits out
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(10/22/14) Packers running back James Starks, who left Sunday's win over Carolina with an ankle injury, did not practice Wednesday, reports the Green Bay Press-Gazette. His status for Sunday's game at New Orleans is uncertain.
Starks ripped a 13-yard run, barreling into the end zone to give his team a 21-0 lead in the opening quarter. He sustained the injury in the third quarter and was ruled questionable to return to the game. He had seven carries for 36 yards and a score before leaving the game.
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James Starks re-signed with the Packers this spring, making him the most likely candidate to back up Eddie Lacy this fall. Of course, he'll have to fend off the likes of DuJuan Harris and Jonathan Franklin for that right. Starks only has real value as a handcuff to Lacy – if something happens to the second-year bruiser then Starks would catapult into Top 20 range at the running back position. But until then, he can be safely taken with a late-round pick.