Packers place LB Nick Perry (knee) on injured reserve | NFL


Nick Perry’s season is over.

The Packers positioned the veteran linebacker on injured reserve Saturday with a knee harm suffered earlier this month, the group introduced.

The choice opened a roster spot for rookie defensive lineman James Looney, who was signed to the lively roster from the apply squad in a corresponding transfer.

Perry initially damage his knee in a Week 10 win over the Dolphins, although he has a historical past of accidents that beforehand pressured him to overlook 15 of a doable 32 regular-season video games in his first two seasons.

Perry, 28, was chosen by Inexperienced Bay with the No. 28 total choose of the 2012 draft and signed a five-year contract price $60 million with the Packers in March 2017 after posting a career-high 11 sacks in 2016.

Nevertheless, he is recorded simply 1.5 sacks and 4 quarterback hits this season.

The Vikings (5-4) are slated to host the Packers (4-5) in an NFC North showdown at 8:20 p.m. ET Sunday.

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