"And I think as long as we go with that mindset and keep pushing him mentally, I think that's all that matters - and we can get him ready to rock".
"The practices are so much more important than the preseason.The looks that we see on a day like today are invaluable reps".
Graham says the cost of transforming the field, and all of the other preparations that are going into Thursday night's game, exceed $1 million.
-Atlanta Falcons rookie offensive lineman Kaleb McGary will resume on-field work this week in practice but has not been cleared for contact, coach Dan Quinn said.
Matt LaFleur and company are hoping to get their starting lineup on the field for some time together this week.
"That's something maybe we'd consider", LaFleur said of playing Rodgers against the Chiefs.
One reason LaFleur might allow it is so Rodgers can take live snaps against real competition before the regular season to learn Green Bay's new offense in game conditions.
Rodgers echoed that, reiterating thoughts he's expressed in the past about the greater value of practice, when Packers defensive coordinator Mike Pettine is challenging him and the offense schematically to a much greater degree than preseason opponents will.
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"We'll treat it like a normal road game", coach Jon Gruden said of the visit to Winnipeg, Manitoba, on Thursday night. "I come out here to compete and not feel like anything's solidified ever".
Packers.com noted Thursday will be the first time Green Bay plays a neutral-site preseason game since facing the Kansas City Chiefs in the Hall of Fame game in Canton, Ohio in 2003. WR Trevor Davis and QB Tim Boyle connected on a 40-yard gain against double coverage on Monday. The fourth-year pro, also a kick return specialist, returned to practice Sunday after dealing with a neck stinger.
Sarah Sanders heads to Fox News as a contributor
In a statement, Sanders said she was "beyond proud" to join the team of on-air contributors at Fox News. Sanders will make her first appearance during FOX & Friends' live audience show on Friday, Sept. 6.