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NFL notes: Aaron Rodgers set to return to Packers practice on Saturday

NFL notes: Aaron Rodgers set to return to Packers practice on Saturday

Aaron Rodgers' return is a go. The Green Bay Packers' two-time MVP quarterback, who was placed on injured reserve after breaking his right collarbone Oct. 15 against Minnesota, is on track to practice Saturday, coach Mike McCarthy said.

“He's got a workout today that we'll obviously evaluate,” McCarthy said Friday. “We're looking tomorrow to potentially practice him in a trial return. That's the outlook.”

Rodgers had surgery on Oct. 19 and was placed on injured reserve the following day. NFL rules allow teams to bring back two players off injured reserve. Those players must be sidelined for a minimum of six weeks; Friday marked six weeks for...

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