• by CBSSports.com Staff | CBSSports.com

    Packers place linebacker Sam Barrington on IR

    The Packers placed Sam Barrington (ankle) on injured reserve Tuesday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports. The nature and extent of Barrington's setback is uncertain, but it will prevent him from taking the field again this season. With Barrington out, Nate Palmer will step into the starting lineup at middle linebacker alongside Clay Matthews.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Report: Packers LB Sam Barrington (ankle) could be out for year

    The Packers are bracing for the possibility that linebacker Sam Barrington is out for the year with a ankle injury, a source has told Fox Sports. Barrington, who started seven games last year and played in 14, contributed to 53 tackles.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Sam Shields, Datone Jones among Packers ruled out for Week 7

    The Packers have ruled cornerback Sam Shields (ankle) and defensive end Datone Jones (ankle) out for Week 7 against Carolina. Fellow cornerback Tramon Williams (ankle), along with linebacker Jamari Lattimore (neck) and wide receiver Jarrett Boykin (groin) were deemed questionable. Linebacker Sam Barrington (hamstring) and defensive end Josh Boyd (knee) were both listed as probable.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Jarrett Boykin among Week 6 inactives for Packers

    The following players on the injury report were officially ruled active for the Packers Week 6 at Miami: Jarrett Boykin, Scott Tolzien, Demetri Goodson, Carl Bradford, Sam Barrington, Garth Gerhart and Datone Jones.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Packers get 'four B's' on their injury report for Week 6

    The Packers injury report for Friday can be described as the "Killer B's." The last names of four of the five players on it start with that letter. Wide receiver Jarrett Boykin (groin) has been ruled out while linebacker Sam Barrington (hamstring) is questionable and tackle David Bakhtiari (back) and defensive tackle Josh Boyd (knee) are probable. The only exception is defensive tackle Datone Jones (ankle), who is questionable.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Sam Barrington, Josh Boyd back at practice for Packers

    Packers linebacker Sam Barrington (hamstring) and defensive lineman Josh Boyd (knee) both returned to the practice field on Wednesday after missing Week 5 against Minnesota due to injuries, ESPN reports. The Packers will travel to Miami for a Week 6 showdown against the Dolphins.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Packers list inactives for Week 5

    According to the team's official website, the following players have been ruled inactive for the Packers in Week 5 against the Vikings in Minnesota: Wide receiver Jarrett Boykin (groin), quarterback Scott Tolzien, cornerback Demetri Goodson, linebacker Carl Bradford, linebacker Sam Barrington (hamstring), center Garth Gerhart and defensive lineman Josh Boyd (knee).

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Packers release injury report for Thursday night game

    Packers wide receiver Jarrett Boykin (groin) has been ruled out for the Thursday night game against Minnesota while linebacker Sam Barrington (hamstring) and defensive tackle Josh Boyd (knee) are doubtful. None of the three has practiced this week. Listed as probable are linebackers Brad Jones (quad) and Clay Matthews (groin). Both have practiced on a limited basis.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Packers make a few roster moves Tuesday

    The Packers announced Tuesday they activated tackle Derek Sherrod (leg) from the PUP list. To clear a roster spot, linebacker Sam Barrington (hamstring) was placed on injured reserve.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Packers lose two more linebackers

    Already depleted at linebacker with Clay Matthews (thumb) and Nick Perry (foot) sidelined, the Packers lost two more linebackers in the first half vs. the Bears. Andy Mulumba left with an ankle injury, and Sam Barrington left with a hamstring injury.