Jermichael Finley not expected to practice until Friday

Packers hope he'll be ready by Sunday. Aaron Wilson

Print This September 12, 2013, 11:30 AM EST

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Packers tight end Jermichael Finley traveled to Minnesota early this week to get treatment on his injured toe, according to a report from

It's not expected that Finley will practice Thursday.

The Packers are hopeful Finley will be able to play Sunday against Washington. They'll need him if they want to avoid an 0-2 start.

On Wednesday, Finley told reporters that he's preparing as if he'll play.

“I don’t have it in my mind that I want to sit down Sunday," Finley said, via the Packers' official website. "We have four days until Sunday, so if it’s up to me, I’m going to be out there.”

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

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