The Green Bay Packers have signed TE Sal Cannella. General Manager Brian Gutekunst announced the transaction Thursday.
Cannella (6-5, 242) is a first-year player who began his college career at Scottsdale (Ariz.) Community College in 2016 before playing for Auburn University from 2017-19. He played in the The Spring League in 2020-21 and spent time with the Miami Dolphins during the 2021 training camp. Earlier this year Cannella played for the New Orleans Breakers of the USFL where he was named to the All-USFL team. He will wear No. 80 for the Packers.