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Franklin Offers Change of Pace from Lacy

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After selecting Eddie Lacy, Packers general manager Ted Thompson didn't stop at one running back in the NFL Draft. Trading up to get UCLA's Johnathan Franklin in the fourth round, he found the Packers a well-rounded player and person.

Believe it or not, Green Bay Packers' draft pick Johnathan Franklin of UCLA has his sights set even higher than making it to the NFL. He wants to be the mayor of Los Angeles some day. "I will be the mayor. It's just not that I want to, I will," Franklin told the media on conference call Friday at Lambeau Field. "When I was in high school – I went to Dorsey High School - I met this guy... a big... Recommended Stories

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