Packers "came close" to trading QB Hundley

Mike Clemens
April 30, 2017 - 2:38 pm

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Green Bay, WI - The Packers "came close" to trading away their back-up quarterback Brett Hundley, during the 2017 NFL Draft. The team took offers from other quarterback starved teams on Friday during the 2nd and 3 rounds of the NFL draft, but no deal presented had enough value for GM Ted Thompson to make the trade. Hundley (6'3" 226 lbs.) was selected in the 5th round of the 2015 draft by Green Bay and has shown great promise, but missed a golden opportunity for playing time when he suffered an ankle injury early in training camp last year, missing out on four preseason games, and the canceled Hall of Fame Game when field conditions in Canton, Ohio were ruled as "unsafe."  READ MORE

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