More work possible Sunday
Coach Matt LaFleur said Friday that Doubs is "probably gonna have to take more of a load" Sunday at Tampa Bay, Wes Hodkiewicz of the Packers' official site reports.
LaFleur's statement makes sense after the Packers ruled out Sammy Watkins (hamstring) and deemed Randall Cobb (illness) and Christian Watson (hamstring) questionable for Week 3. The team at least will have top wide receiver Allen Lazard available for quarterback Aaron Rodgers, but the options behind him won't be known until about 90 minutes before Sunday's 4:25 p.m. ET kickoff. A 2022 fourth-round pick, Doubs showed immense promise during the preseason and so far has gathered in six of eight targets for 64 yards through two contests. If he's called upon for even more work alongside Lazard this weekend, a breakout performance may be possible for Doubs.
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Lazard (ankle) doesn't have an injury designation for Sunday's game against the Patriots, Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.
Watson (hamstring) practiced in full Thursday.
Lazard (ankle) was limited at Thursday's practice.
Dillon (knee) was a full practice participant Thursday.
Watson (hamstring) was a limited participant at Wednesday's practice, Matt Schneidman of The Athletic reports.
Lazard (ankle) practiced in a limited fashion Wednesday, Matt Schneidman of The Athletic reports.
Dillon was limited at Wednesday's practice by a knee injury, Matt Schneidman of The Athletic reports.
Tonyan was targeted seven times and caught six passes for 37 yards in Sunday's victory over the Buccaneers.
Cobb caught both his targets for 57 yards in Sunday's victory over the Buccaneers.
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Packers head coach Matt LaFleur indicated Alexander will undergo further testing on the groin injury he suffered during Sunday's 14-12 win over the Buccaneers, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.