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With Injuries, Nobody Grabs Hold of WR Battle

Seventh-round pick Charles Johnson and Kevin Dorsey haven't practiced in a week. Jordy Nelson will be out for the rest of training camp and Randall Cobb dropped out on Tuesday with an injured biceps. That leaves ample opportunities for the young receivers to step up.

"Be prepared" isn't just for the Boy Scouts. Being prepared is part of running a team. In late April, with Donald Driver having retired and with Greg Jennings' future in doubt, Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson prepared for the holes in the receiver corps by drafting Charles Johnson and Kevin Dorsey in the seventh round. At this point, about the only thing Thompson knows about them... Recommended Stories