Bakhtiari (ankle) will play in Thursday's game against the Steelers, Ryan Wood of the Green Bay Press-Gazette reports.
Bakhtiari spent time with the first team this week after suffering an injury over a week ago. He's expected to start, but he likely won't see extended action.
Bakhtiari suffered a sprained left ankle during Saturday's practice, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
This is great news for the Packers' offense after the starting left tackle was carted off the practice field Saturday. The team will likely be overly cautious with Bakhtiari, but it's not believed to be a very serious injury and he shouldn't be sidelined for too long.
Bakhtiari suffered a left ankle injury and was carted off the practice field Saturday, Tom SIlverstein of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.
Packers head coach Mike McCarthy confirmed the injury was to the left ankle. It looked pretty serious at first, but Bakhtiari, Green Bay's starting left tackle, was able to get up and limp off the field. Kyle Murphy took over for Bakhtiari.
Bakhtiari was absent from Wednesday's injury report despite receiving stitches on his right thumb during Sunday's game against the Steelers, Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com reports.
Bakhtiari was able to play through this issue during Sunday's game, so he wasn't expected to miss any extra time. The fifth-year pro will slot into his left tackle position against the Bucs on Week 13.
Bakhtiari received stitches on his right thumb during Sunday's game against the Steelers, Michael Cohen of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.
It isn't clear when Bakhtiari hurt his thumb, but it doesn't sound like he'll miss any time, considering he was able to play through the injury.
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