NFL

Saints thin at LB vs. Packers

Share This Story

   
 

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP)

Linebacker David Hawthorne is inactive for the New Orleans Saints for Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers.

Hawthorne missed practice all week, and will be replaced by Will Herring.

The Saints are thin at linebacker as backup Jonathan Casillas also is inactive because of a neck injury.

Defensive end Turk McBride, running back Chris Ivory, cornerback Elbert Mack, defensive tackle Tyrunn Walker, offensive tackle Bryce Harris also are inactive.

The Packers will be without cornerback Davon House (shoulder) and running back James Starks (turf toe) for the fourth straight game.

Wide receiver Jarrett Boykin, safety Sean Richardson, linebacker Terrell Manning, tight end D.J. Williams and defensive end Phillip Merling are were inactive for the Packers.

Tagged: Packers, Saints, Will Herring

Related Stories

Member Comments

Please note by clicking on "Post comment" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Use and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be Polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator.

powered by


NFL Videos

Best Person in Sports: Keenan Lewis Posted: Jul 15, 2014
Saints CB Keenan Lewis hosts a back-to-school event, giving children medical ser...

NFL Roundtable: New York Jets Posted: Jul 14, 2014
They're a team with plenty to prove and a roster of players primed to get it don...

NFL Roundtable: Detroit Lions Posted: Jul 11, 2014
A team with so many weapons, is this the season that the Lions put together and ...

More Than Sports on MSN