Chest damage sidelines Packers’ Ty Montgomery

10:30 PM ET


GREEN BAY, Wis. — No NFL using behind had played some-more snaps this deteriorate than Ty Montgomery and no Green Bay Packers’ ability position actor had overwhelmed a round some-more than him during a initial 3 games in 2017.

Yet a Packers mislaid him on a opening expostulate of Thursday night’s diversion opposite a Bears when he postulated a chest damage and was ruled out shortly after play resumed following a 47-minute continue delay.

Entering Week 4, Montgomery had played 23 some-more snaps than a second-most-used back, Dallas’ Ezekiel Elliott, and had 39.6 percent of a Packers’ touches, according to ESPN Stats Information. The next-highest Packers actor was receiver Randall Cobb with 10.7 percent.

Montgomery was off to a clever start with 28 yards on 5 carries in a initial 6 plays from scrimmage. He came into a diversion with a wrist damage he postulated in Sunday’s win over a Bengals.

It was 11 months ago opposite a Bears when Montgomery done his initial start as a using behind after converting from receiver. He had dual large games opposite Chicago final deteriorate with 10 catches in a diversion during Lambeau Field and 162 yards rushing after in a deteriorate during Soldier Field.

Rookie fourth-round collect Jamaal Williams transposed Montgomery though left early in a second entertain since of a knee injury. Williams’ lapse is questionable.

With Williams sidelined, a Packers incited to Aaron Jones, who hadn’t played from struggle entering a game.


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