Green Bay Packers safety Josh Jones reported to minicamp on Tuesday but stood on the sidelines and watch because of a hamstring injury.
Jones had been a no-show during the rest of the teams offseason program, including OTA’s. Those sessions were voluntary. Jones said he spent the last several weeks training in Florida, which is where he injured his hamstring.
Instead of working out with his teammates, Jones said he prefers working with his trainer in Florida, and he wanted to spend more time with family, especially his young daughter.
When asked if Jones wanted to be traded, Jones referred reporters to Packers general manager Brian Gutekunst.
Gutekunst met with reporters following Tuesday’s workout and left the door to a trade open. [Read more…]