Source: Packers turn to Breeland with House out
6:38 PM ET
GREEN BAY, Wis. — The Green Bay Packers have agreed to a deal with Bashaud Breeland, a move that comes with veteran cornerback Davon House expected to undergo season-ending shoulder surgery, a source told ESPN.
House will be placed on injured reserve.
Green Bay had a group of corners in for workouts on Tuesday, including Breeland, David Amerson and Arrion Springs.
An effective running game could help in Rodgers’ recovery from his left knee injury, which will continue to limit him, at least for a few more weeks.
Breeland was one of the top corners on the market this past offseason and initially signed a three-year, $24 million contract with the Carolina Panthers in the early days of free agency but had that contract voided after he failed his physical because of a foot injury. He spent his first four seasons with the Redskins.
The Packers re-signed House to a one-year, $1.005 million deal after he played in 12 games for them in 2017. He began his career in Green Bay as a fourth-round pick in 2011 and then signed with the Jaguars in 2015.
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