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Practice Reports: Thursday training camp report.  Insider: Defense shows nose for takeaways.   Thursday’s Packers training camp reportPackers Thursday morning practice roundup.  Packers training camp practice, Thursday evening.  Photos: Packers training camp practice, Thursday morning.

Practice Highlights: K Crosby shines.  Play of the day–DE Raji’s interception.

Headlines: Several Packers receivers to rotate at productive slot position.  Bigby may be out up to 8 weeks.  Packers punting changes get off on right foot.  Notebook: Avoiding interceptions a mindset.  Raji solid, not spectacular, but Packers pleased with progress at nose tackle.  Packers training 1st round pick Bulaga at guard & tackle.  Packers safety Bigby might miss 4 to 8 weeks after ankle surgery.

Injury report:  In the morning practice, Inside linebacker Hawk sprained an ankle.  Thus, he did not practice at night. Veterans of seven years or more and players coming off surgeries were given the morning off, but all of them returned at night.  S Blackmon (knee) and DE Talley (knee) practiced in the morning in pads and took off the shells for practice at night. OL Dietrich-Smith returned to practice in the morning.  DT Harrell was excused from both practices for the birth of his child.  At night practice, RB Lumpkin,  S Blackmon (knee), LB Joseph and  LB Matthews were sidelined.

Schedule: No public practice Friday. The next open (shells) practice is at 6:30 p.m. Monday.


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