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Zero2Cool
2013-10-07T20:59:22Z

Robert Francois suffered an Achilles injury in Sunday's 22-9 Packers win over the Detroit Lions.

To fill the open roster spot, the Packers added cornerback James Nixon from the practice squad to the active roster.

nerdmann
2013-10-07T21:18:33Z
I like Nixon. Good player.

Returned kickoffs in college. Don't think he returned punts though.

40 Low: 4.29 40 Time: 4.35 40 High: 4.45
buckeyepackfan
2013-10-07T21:32:30Z
This makes sense, I remember Nixon as very raw, but showed some nice coverage skills in preseason, he will also be able to jump in on Special Teams.

Sounds like Clay will be out 4 weeks, haven't heard anything about B. Jones.

Looks like the young guys will need to step up yet again, no worries,

The Packers stil have the Indestructable One to get them lined up and lead them.



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wpr
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2013-10-08T00:39:12Z
good thing they have some depth at LB.
yooperfan
2013-10-08T00:47:12Z
Originally Posted by: wpr 

good thing they have some depth at LB.



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