Not surprisingly, veteran safety Morgan Burnett is inactive for the Green Bay Packers for today's season-opening game at Chicago.
Burnett did not practice this week due to a calf injury. In his place, starting nickelback Micah Hyde will move to safety. In the nickel package, the Packers could move starting cornerback Casey Hayward into the slot and insert first-round pick Damarious Randall at cornerback. Or, Sean Richardson could enter the lineup at safety with Hyde moving to nickel.
The other inactives: quarterback Brett Hundley, cornerback LaDarius Gunter, running back Alonzo Harris, outside linebacker Andy Mulumba, guard Lane Taylor and tight end Kennard Backman.
Four injured receiver are active. Green Bay's Randall Cobb was listed as probable with a shoulder injury. Chicago's starting trio of Alshon Jeffery, Eddie Royal and Marquess Wilson were listed as questionable. Jeffery is Chicago's leading receiver and top threat in the passing game. Also out for Chicago, quarterback David Fales, cornerback Tracy Porter, running bakc Ka'Deem Carey, linebacker Jonathan Bostic and center Hroniss Grasu.
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