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Ty Montgomery's fumble, Damarious Randall's injury put damper on Packers' preseason opener

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Even in the preseason, some things don't change for the Green Bay Packers.

Cornerback Damarious Randall got hurt (concussion) again. Ty Montgomery still looked more like a receiver than a running back. And there was another defensive breakdown that led to a touchdown, a play that had three missed tackles alone.

Oh, and Mr. August Jeff Janis caught another exhibition touchdown pass for his sixth career preseason touchdown catch (which is five more than he has in his three regular seasons combined).

Here are some highlights from the Packers' 24-9 victory on Thursday over the Philadelphia Eagles in the preseason opener at Lambeau Field:

QB depth chart: As expected, Aaron Rodgers was held out even though he surprisingly participated in pregame warmups. Brett Hundley made a beautiful read and throw on a pump-and-go to Janis for a 20-yard touchdown in the second quarter. Hundley finished 8-of-15 for 90 yards with the touchdown and one interception. Janis and Davante Adams both had drops during Hundley's stint. Joe Callahan, who shined last year in the preseason, played the third and part of the fourth quarters. He completed 10 of 16 passes for 103 yards without a touchdown or an interception. His longest play was a 34-yard pass on the run to Max McCaffrey. Rookie Taysom Hill finished the game, had the Packers' longest completion (a 46-yarder to DeAngelo Yancey) and a 9-yard touchdown pass to Michael Clark.

When it was starters vs. starters, the Packers looked ...: Like they still have work to do on defense. Rookie cornerback Kevin King, their top draft pick, got beat on an in-breaking route that turned into a 38-yard touchdown pass from Carson Wentz to receiver Mack Hollins. The Packers missed three tackles on that play alone and six in all on that drive. Earlier on the same drive, Randall left after taking a blow to the head and was evaluated for a concussion. Considering neither Rodgers nor Jordy Nelson (also a healthy scratch) didn't play, there wasn't much to take away from the Packers' starting offense.

One reason to be concerned: Montgomery's preseason debut did not go well. He netted zero yards on three carries and lost a fumble on his second touch of the game. His best play was an 8-yard reception, where he showed off his receiving skills. Montgomery's first carry lost 3 yards on a poorly blocked play. He gained 5 before the fumble and lost 2 on his only other carry before he gave way to rookie Jamaal Williams in the second quarter. The fourth-round draft pick rushed four times for 14 yards, though it was against the Eagles' No. 2 defense.

That guy could start: The Packers have toyed with the idea of using starting receiver Randall Cobb on punt returns, but they might not have to if Trevor Davis can keep this up. He took a big step toward grabbing the No. 1 punt returner job with his 68-yard return for a touchdown in the second quarter. Davis lost that job midway through last season after he fumbled a punt, but he worked hard at it this offseason in an effort to show special teams coach Ron Zook he deserved the job.

Rookie watch: While King struggled in coverage, he sure hit hard. He made four tackles. Fellow second-round pick safety Josh Jones was credited with four tackles. The three drafted running backs -- Williams, Aaron Jones and Devante Mays -- didn't have a run longer than 5 yards.

Field goals fixed: After a disastrous showing in the Packers' Family Night practice last week, the field goal operation looked a little better. Rookie snapper Derek Hart and rookie holder Justin Vogel managed to not screw up veteran kicker Mason Crosby on a 39-yard field goal in the second quarter. Crosby also made all three of his 33-yard extra points. Vogel overcame a shaky first punt and averaged 44 yards with 4.27 seconds of hang time on six kicks.

More injuries: In addition to Randall, rookie receiver Malachi Dupre left the game in the fourth quarter after a hard hit from Eagles safety Tre Sullivan. Dupre had to be taken off the field on a gurney, but he gave the thumbs-up sign while being wheeled out. Rookie cornerback Raysean Pringle left in the fourth quarter and was being evaluated for a concussion. Safety Kentrell Brice (finger) and guard Don Barclay (ankle) also left the game and did not return.

Did not dress: In addition to Rodgers and Nelson, the following players did not suit up -- TE Richard Rodgers (finger), WR Colby Pearson (ankle), CB Davon House (hamstring), CB Demetri Goodson (knee), OLB Vince Biegel (foot), TE Beau Sandland (knee), DT Montravius Adams (foot).