The Green Bay Packers promoted Brett Thiesen to college scout on June 11, 2019.
Thiesen (THEE-sin) joined the Packers in 2018 as a scouting intern, helping with the evaluation of college and pro prospects. He joined Green Bay after a spending a few years evaluating high-school prospects for colleges. The Jensen Beach, Fla., native worked as the assistant director of personnel for the University of Tennessee in 2017 and Liberty University in 2016. After playing wide receiver for the University of Kentucky (2010) and Troy University (2011-14), Thiesen was a personnel intern for Mississippi State in the spring of 2015 and then for the University of Miami for the 2015 season.