Wisconsin Teams

Antetokounmpo blows by defender for easy slam in the lane (0:15)

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

His top-three receivers and two of his top-three tight ends didn't practice, yet Nathaniel Hackett walked into the interview room and said he "feels great" about the situation. The upbeat offensive coordinator said "there's always something good in every situation" and noted this time last week "we were wondering who would step up and Allen Lazard comes in and makes some unbelievable catches."

Ninkovich: Packers have to stop the run vs. Raiders (1:11)

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

The Packers injury report got worse, not better, on Thursday. Kenny Clark, Tramon Williams downgraded.

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Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Asked Davante Adams if he's aiming for next week's game at Kansas City for his return from turf toe but he still won't rule out this week against the Raiders. However, he still hasn't practiced. Here's his answer:

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Matt LaFleur said there are a couple of injured players he's not sure about for Sunday's game against the Raiders. "That is a challenge when you're not quite sure if a guy's going to be available," LaFleur said. While he wouldn't say who, that appears to be the situation at both receiver and tight end.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

New Packers receiver Ryan Grant is wearing No. 11. While he looks like a prototypical slot receiver, it's worth noting that only 30 of his 123 career catches have come from the slot, according to ESPN Stats & Information.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

The Packers are redoing Clarke Hinkle Field and putting heating coils in the ground, so they're back on their training camp field — Ray Nitschke Field — for practice.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Thin group of receivers with all the injuries. Only four active roster wideouts at practice — Allen Lazard, Jake Kumerow, Darrius Shepherd and Ryan Grant. And Grant was just signed yesterday.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Long list of players — most of them pass catchers— not practicing: Davante Adams (toe). Geronimo Allison (concussion/chest). Marquez Valdes-Scantling (ankle/knee). Jimmy Graham (ankle). Robert Tonyan (hip). Darnell Savage (ankle). Kenny Clark (calf). Tramon Williams (not on yesterday's injury report).

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

If you would've given Aaron Rodgers a 5-1 start considering what the last 2 seasons have been like and with a new coach, he would've taken it. "I think we all would have taken it, for sure," Rodgers said. "I did say I think at the end of last season I didn't feel like a rebuild was necessary." He added though that he thinks "this is definitely the toughest stretch of our schedule."