Packers sign WR Teo Redding to practice squad

Undrafted rookie was originally signed by Detroit in May


The Green Bay Packers signed WR Teo Redding to the practice squad. The transaction was announced Tuesday by General Manager Brian Gutekunst.

(TEE-oh) Redding, a 6-foot-1, 176-pound rookie, was originally signed by the Detroit Lions as an undrafted free agent out of Bowling Green on May 11. After being released by the Lions on Aug. 31, he spent a week on the practice squad of the Washington Redskins. Redding earned second-team All-Mid-American Conference honors in 2017 after leading the team with eight receiving touchdowns. He will wear No. 88 for the Packers.