The Green Bay Packers trimmed their roster to 52 players on Tuesday and will officially add punter Corey Bojorquez to bring the roster to 53-players on Wednesday. The Packers used a fifth round draft pick on J.K. Scott in 2019 but his inconsistency cost him his job. The Packers sent a sixth round pick to the Rams for Bojorquez and get a 2023 7th round pick in return.
The Packers kept nine offensive lineman, but not one of them was Ben Braden. Braden had been competing for a guard spot during training camp and saw time at tackle as well. The Packers decided to keep tackles Dennis Kelly and Josh Nijman instead.
On the defensive side, the Packers kept undrafted rookie defensive lineman Jack Heflin. The Packers have now kept at least one undrafted rookie on the week one roster for 20 straight years. [Read more…]