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Tory Humphrey

With Bubba Franks out of the picture in Green Bay, look for tight end Tory Humphrey to bounce back from an ankle injury and seize the backup spot behind Donald Lee.

By terminating the contract of Bubba Franks on Wednesday, the Green Bay Packers indicated what at least one of their top priorities will be this offseason - improve the depth at tight end. That's obvious and much needed. Though Franks had a career in Green Bay worthy of Packer Hall of Fame induction, he simply has been underperforming his contract (seven-year, $28 million extension he received in...

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