Green Bay Packers tackle Chad Clifton (76) hasn't played since he was injured in the second quarter against the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette
Less than two weeks ago, the Green Bay Packers were holding out hope left tackle Chad Clifton would be ready for the season's stretch run.
At the time, coach Mike McCarthy said if Clifton stayed on schedule, a return for the Dec. 4 game at the New York Giants was "realistic."
That schedule has been amended, and now there's no timetable for his return from the hamstring injury he sustained Oct. 9 at Atlanta. ...