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Time Ticking on Sherrod's Season

OT Derek Sherrod (Benny Sieu/USP)

The medical staff must determine by Wednesday if the reward outweighs the risk and if a possible short-term need is more important than a first-round pick's long-term future.

Will Derek Sherrod have a chance to contribute this season? Will his second year in the NFL be a total washout? Sherrod will get that answer by Wednesday, when the Packers have to decide whether to activate last year's first-round pick from the physically unable to perform list or put him on season-ending injured reserve. Sherrod broke his right leg at Kansas City on Dec. 18. The Packers put him...

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