Packers: Cedric Benson Put On IR

Packers running back Cedric Benson was making progress recently, sparking hopes he might come back this year from his Lisfranc injury.

But that’s gone now, as Packers coach Mike McCarthy announced Benson had surgery on his foot yesterday, and would not be activated from the IR/designated for return list.

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