Packers roundup: Players to watch, burning questions vs. Bears

GREEN BAY, WI - SEPTEMBER 28: Aaron Jones /

A roundup of the latest Green Bay Packers articles for Tuesday, Sept. 3.

Welcome to the Packers News Report. Just two days away from the regular season opener at Soldier Field, the injury report at first glance is a little concerning. But when you look closer there’s a little less reason to worry, as 11 of the 18 players on the injury report practiced fully. Bryan Bulaga was listed as a limited participant but was rested.

Based on the first injury report of the week, there should be some confidence the team will almost fully healthy when they arrive at Soldier Field on Thursday night.

In the Packers News Report today: five players to watch against the Chicago Bears, burning questions for the game, eight Packers who could make the Pro Bowl, and more.

News and notes from around FanSided

Five players to watch vs. Bears in season opener (Lombardi Ave)

Jesse Fry writes about five players to watch in the season opener against the Bears on Thursday night.

Green Bay Packers: Eight players who could make the Pro Bowl (Dairyland Express – Brian Sampson)

Brian Sampson of Dairyland Express looks at eight players on the roster who could make the Pro Bowl this season.

Packers v. Bears: Three burning questions (Dairyland Express – Paul Bretl)

Paul Bretl of Dairyland Express writes about three burning questions ahead of Thursday’s game.

Green Bay can make a statement in Week 1 vs. Bears (Lombardi Ave)

A look at why Matt LaFleur’s team has the chance to make a statement by defeating the defending NFC North champions this week.

More news and notes from around the internet

Aaron Rodgers ready unleash new offense against Bears defense, audibles and all (PackersWire – Jack Wepfer)

Three observations in the aftermath of the Packers’ final cuts (Acme Packing Company – Shawn Wagner)

‘It’s time’ for Aaron Rodgers and the Packers’ new offense ( – Mike Spofford)

A snapshot of the Packers’ salary cap situation (Cheesehead TV – James Reynolds)

LaFleur: Rodgers ‘absolutely’ has OK to audible (ESPN – Rob Demovsky)

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We hope you enjoyed this edition of the Packers News Report.