Originally written on The Packers Guru  |  Last updated 1/23/15
Following the season ending injury to Green Bay Packers rookie wide receiver Jared Abbrederis, there has been a lot of speculation on how many receivers will make the Packers 53-man roster and who will replace the former Wisconsin Bader in the pecking order. Right after the injury, it appeared that Myles White had the upper hand but since then fellow rookie Jeff Janis has been lighting it up in practice and now is the front runner for the fifth and possibly final receiver spot on the active roster. Janis, a seventh-round pick from Division II Saginaw State, missed a good chunk of training camp due to shingles but since he returned he has done nothing but make plays on a consistent basis. Last week, Janis had possibly the best catch in training camp as he made a one-handed catch in the corner of the end zone with starting cornerback Sam Shields draped all over him. Then on Monday, Janis did it again, beating Casey Hayward for a sideline catch that gained 40 yards. “He’s raw, he needs...
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