Harris, Bigby start season on reserve for Packers

The Green Bay Packers will begin the regular season without two

standouts in their secondary.

The Packers have placed cornerback Al Harris and safety Atari

Bigby on the reserve/physically unable to perform list, meaning

neither player will be eligible to play for the first six weeks of

the season.

Bigby had surgery on his left ankle at the beginning of training

camp. There had been some hope Harris’ surgically repaired left

knee would heal in time for the Packers’ Sept. 12 opener at


The Packers also placed running back James Starks on the list,

and running back Quinn Porter on injured reserve. The Packers’

roster now stands at 75 players.