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Packers Hope Rodgers is Gem in Weak TE Class

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In one of worst tight end drafts in recent history, the Packers are encouraged about Richard Rodgers. We look back at this year's class, the selections available and the early results produced by the third-round pick from Cal.

In a draft that featured a bumper crop of prospects at most positions, the tight end position was practically a barren wasteland. That was bad news for the Green Bay Packers, who entered the draft needing to add an impact tight end with Jermichael Finley's uncertain future with the team. In the first round, Eric Ebron went No. 10 to Detroit. In the second round, Austin Seferian-Jenkins went No...

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