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Green Bay to rest starters against Raiders, including QB Aaron Rodgers

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While the Raiders should be giving plenty of run to their starters against the Packers at the Oakland Coliseum on Friday night, the visiting team won’t be doing the same, according to Mike Garofalo of NFL Network:

So while the Raiders defense might have it easy against the likes of QB Deshone Kizer, the tweet doesn’t say that Green Bay would be sitting any defensive starters. The Raiders could face the Ghost of Clay Matthews and the Human Cigar Joke, Ha-Ha Clinton-Dix.

The baseball diamond on our stadium turf sure seems to be a deterrent for opposing players. If only they’d stop playing their starters here during the regular season, we’d be in terrific shape.