LB Nick Perry, special teams ace Jarrett Bush, active for Packers against Patriots

Nick Perry is active for Green Bay for Sunday's game against New England, bolstering the Packers' pass-rushing unit against the Patriots' potent offense.

The linebacker missed last week's 24-21 win over Minnesota with a shoulder injury. Perry was questionable coming into Sunday after being limited in practice.

Cornerback and special teams ace Jarrett Bush is active after being limited in practice with a groin injury. He also missed last week's game.

Rookie receiver Davante Adams (heel) and tight end Brandon Bostick (hip) are also active.

For the Patriots, defensive end Chandler Jones is sidelined for a fifth game with a hip injury, though defensive tackle Dominique Easley is active. He was questionable with a knee injury.

New England long snapper Danny Aiken is inactive with a concussion.


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