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Emotional Green Runs Toward Opportunity

RB Alex Green (Jeff Hanisch/USP)

Alex Green made good on his goal by being on the field for the first day of training camp. Green was on the verge of breaking into the running back rotation last year until a season-ending torn ACL. Through months of rehab, Green has that opportunity again.

Alex Green got the ball, put his head down and plowed through nine long months of blood, sweat and tears. The play, one of a few thousand that will be run during the Green Bay Packers' training camp, won't even be a footnote when the history of this team's season is written. Still, it will mean everything when Green's history is written. One play will mark the exclamation point on one chapter of...

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