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Injuries Ruin Young Players' Offseasons

RB Alex Green (Joe Robbins/Getty)

From potential starters like Alex Green and Derek Sherrod, to intriguing rookies like Mike Daniels, several players have spent their offseasons taking mental reps and rehabbing injuries instead of pushing for playing time and honing their craft.

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy likes to point to the offseason as the time when his team makes the gains needed to play winning football. However, as the Packers' offseason reaches its crescendo with the three-day minicamp that begins on Tuesday, several young players — including two potential starters — will be watching from the sideline. Running back Alex Green tore his ACL while... Recommended Stories

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