Green Bay Packers WR Sammy Watkins (hamstring), out for Week 3 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

GREEN BAY WIS. — This is still a great game. Tom Brady And Aaron RodgersBut the quarterbacks of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers And Green Bay Packers They won't have their full complement of receivers Sunday.

For certain, the Packers won't have Sammy WatkinsTheir leading receiver through two games was injured in the hamstring. Their rookie second round picks are two of their top receivers Christian Watson (hamstring) & veteran Randall Cobb (illness) were listed as questionable Friday.

The Packers' only top-four receiver is now able to play and has been taken off the injury record. Allen LazardThis week, he has been restricted in practice due to the ankle injury that prevented him from participating in the season opener. Lazard is back from last week's match against the Chicago Bears And is the only player on the roster who has caught a touchdown.

Matt LaFleur, Packers' coach, stated Friday that rookie receivers will be his focus. Romeo Doubs “Probably going to need to take more of an [work] Load this week

The Buccaneers had known earlier in the week they would be without their leading receiver Mike Evans Because of his one-game suspension following last Sunday's altercation during their game against each other New Orleans Saints. Tampa Bay will not have a receiver. Chris GodwinFriday's game was cancelled for a hamstring injury to Corey Johnson. Meanwhile, Julio Jones (Knee), was classified as questionable.

Also, the Packers could lose one of their most important tight ends. Marcedes Lewis (questionable in the event of a groin Injury). Left tackle David BakhtiariHe has not yet been able to play in the 2022 season and was also listed as questionable while he recovers from multiple knee surgeries.

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