RT Bulaga returns for Packers vs. Rams

Green Bay Packers right tackle Bryan Bulaga has returned for

Sunday’s game against the St. Louis Rams, and Marshall Newhouse

will start in place of injured veteran left tackle Chad


Bulaga missed the Packers’ last two games with a knee injury,

but was back at practice this week. Clifton injured his hamstring

in last Sunday’s victory at Atlanta and is out indefinitely.

Wide receiver Mike Sims-Walker and linebacker Ben Leber are

inactive for St. Louis. Neither player was listed on the team’s

injury report this week, indicating that the moves might have been


Sims-Walker was expected to be a key part of what has been a

disappointing Rams passing game this season. He came into the game

with 11 catches, second best on the team.