Packers list S Darnell Savage as questionable for Sunday 

Tight end Jace Sternberger has been ruled out against the Lions

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S Darnell Savage

GREEN BAY – The Packers have added safety Darnell Savage (groin) to the injury report and listed him as questionable for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions.

Receivers Equanimeous St. Brown (concussion/knee) and Malik Taylor (hamstring) are also questionable. Tight end Jace Sternberger (concussion) and Simon Stepaniak (knee) have been ruled out.

Savage was a full participant in practice this week before being listed as limited Friday. The second-year safety has three interceptions the past two games.

St. Brown, who sat out Wednesday, returned Thursday in a limited capacity before being updated to full participation on Friday. Taylor was added to the injury report on Thursday and didn't participate in Friday's practice.

The Packers have removed 10 players from the injury report who are expected to be available: cornerbacks Jaire Alexander (knee/hand) and Kevin King (Achilles/groin), linebacker Krys Barnes (calf), receiver Allen Lazard (core), tight end Marcedes Lewis (knee), guard Lucas Patrick (toe), punter JK Scott (right quadricep), safety Vernon Scott (quadricep), linebacker Za'Darius Smith (ankle) and tackle Rick Wagner (knee).

The Lions have ruled out receiver Kenny Golladay (hip), cornerback Jeff Okudah (groin) and offensive lineman Tyrell Crosby (ankle).

Six others have been listed as questionable: quarterback Matthew Stafford (right thumb), running back D'Andre Swift (illness), defensive tackle John Penisini (shoulder), safety C.J. More (ankle), and defensive linemen Da'Shawn Hand (groin) and Austin Bryant (thigh).

Running back Kerryon Johnson (knee) and defensive end Everson Griffen (not injury related) were not given a game-day designation and are expected to be available.

Green Bay Packers

Table inside Article
Player, Pos. INJURY WED THUR FRI STATUS
Jaire Alexander, CB Knee/Hand FP FP FP --
Krys Barnes, LB Calf LP FP FP --
Kevin King, CB Achilles/Groin LP LP LP --
Allen Lazard, WR Core LP LP LP --
Marcedes Lewis, TE Knee LP DNP FP --
Lucas Patrick, G Toe LP LP LP --
Darnell Savage, S Groin -- -- LP Questionable
JK Scott, P Right Quadricep LP LP FP --
Vernon Scott, S Quadricep LP LP FP --
Za'Darius Smith, LB Ankle FP FP FP --
Equanimeous St. Brown, WR Knee/Concussion DNP LP FP Questionable
Simon Stepaniak, G Knee LP LP LP Out
Jace Sternberger, TE Concussion DNP DNP DNP Out
Malik Taylor, WR Hamstring -- LP DNP Questionable
Rick Wagner, T Knee LP LP LP --

* The Packers held a walk-thru on Wednesday; participation reports are an estimation.

Detroit Lions

Table inside Article
Player, Pos. INJURY WED THUR FRI STATUS
Austin Bryant, DE Thigh LP LP LP Questionable
Tyrell Crosby, OL Ankle DNP DNP DNP Out
Kenny Golladay, WR Hip DNP DNP DNP Out
Da'Shawn Hand, DL Groin LP LP LP Questionable
Kerryon Johnson, RB Knee LP LP FP --
C.J. Moore, S Ankle DNP LP LP Questionable
Jeff Okudah, CB Groin DNP DNP DNP Out
Matthew Stafford, QB Right Thumb LP LP LP Questionable
D'Andre Swift, RB Illness LP LP FP Questionable
John Penisini, DT Shoulder -- -- LP Questionable
Everson Griffen, DE Not Injury Related -- -- DNP --

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