Nick Barnett Ahead Of Schedule In Rehab

Tom Silverstein, of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, reports Green Bay Packers LB Nick Barnett (knee) is ahead of schedule in his rehab from a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee. “We’re encouraged with him,” head coach Mike McCarthy said. “I saw him in the weight room Thursday and Friday. He’s going back, and they feel very good about where he’s at.”