GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers says the off week has assisted him in his recovery from a toe injury, though it’s still painful enough to keep the reigning MVP from practicing. Rodgers wasn’t on the practice field Wednesday as the Packers (9-3) prepared for their Sunday night home game with the Chicago Bears (4-8). He practiced just once before a Nov. 21 loss at Minnesota and didn’t practice at all before a Nov. 28 victory over the Los Angeles Rams. “I feel goo
Fields suffered three cracked ribs on Nov. 21 against the Baltimore Ravens.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Justin Fields is set to return to the Chicago Bears' lineup. Coach Matt Nagy said Wednesday the prized rookie quarterback will start when the team visits the Green Bay Packers this week after missing the past two games because of broken ribs. Fields, the No. 11 overall draft pick, has not played since he left in the second half of a loss to Baltimore on Nov. 21. Veteran Andy Dalton, who started the first two games before a knee injury, replaced him in that game and start