Packers add nine players in 2021 NFL Draft


The Green Bay Packers added nine players to their roster over the weekend during the 2021 NFL Draft:

First round (No. 29 overall) – Eric Stokes; CB, Georgia

Second round (No. 62 overall) – Josh Meyers; OL, Ohio State

Third round (No. 85 overall) – Amari Rodgers; WR, Clemson

Fourth round (No. 142 overall) – Royce Newman; OL, Mississippi

Fifth round (No. 173 overall) – Tedarrell Slaton; DL, Florida

Fifth round (No. 178 overall) – Shemar Jean-Charles; CB, Appalachian State

Sixth round (No. 214 overall) – Cole Van Lanen; OL, Wisconsin

Sixth round (No. 220 overall) – Isaiah McDuffie; LB, Boston College

Seventh round (No. 256 overall) – Kylin Hill; RB, Mississippi State

In addition to Van Lanen, two other Wisconsin Badgers players were drafted:

Defensive lineman Isaiahh Loudermilk by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the fifth round and cornerback Rachad Wildgoose by the Buffalo Bills in the sixth round.