As a 7th round draft pick in 1999, Donald Driver didn’t think he’d play this long. In fact, at the time, Driver was just hoping to make the team.
Not only has Driver shattered the odds, he has his sights set on the Packers all-time franchise reception record. Driver enter’s tonight’s game at Minnesota, trailing Sterling Sharpe’s record 595 receptions by just four. Driver needs four catches to tie the mark and 5 catches to take over the franchise lead.
AUDIO: Donald Driver says it’s hard to imagine him getting this record from where he came from. :24
Driver enters tonight’s game with 591 receptions.