Hayward to miss Sunday; Matthews to miss most of October

Linebacker Sam Barrington. Photo: Image by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Hayward to miss Sunday; Matthews to miss most of October

By Jay Sorgi. CREATED Oct 11, 2013 - UPDATED: Oct 11, 2013

As it always seems to be with the injury front, it was a mixed bag for the Green Bay Packers on Friday.

The Journal Sentinel's Tyler Dunne reported Friday about cornerback Casey Hayward, who has missed the entire season with a hamstring injury:

Also, according to ESPN's Rob Demovsky, linebacker Clay Matthews will miss 3-4 weeks of action:

But Matthews wasn't the only injury concern at linebacker Friday:

After practice, however, McCarthy didn't show deep concern about Barrington.

There was other good news - a linebacker and two cornerbacks, including a starter, both overcame injury to get back on the practice field and prepare for Sunday's game with the Baltimore Ravens.

Also, on the defensive line:

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A lifelong sports fanatic whose grandfather appeared on a weekly show in the early years of 620WTMJ, Jay was well-groomed for a career with Journal Broadcast Group and WTMJ.