Originally written December 05, 2012 on thepigskinreport.com:
With a depleted backfield, the Green Bay Packers have brought back a player from their past, adding veteran free agent RB Ryan Grant. The Packers have lost RB Cedric Benson for the season and could lose RB James Starks for the remainder of the season with a knee injury. The loss of Starks leaves the Packers with little depth on the roster with Alex Green likely to shoulder the majority of the load. Fantasy implications- Grant was a member of the Packers last season but the team decided to sign Cedric Benson in free agency, rather than bringing back Grant. Grant has lost his burst and received little interest in free agency. This signing is nothing more than the addition of an emergency option for the Packers, adding a player with immediate knowledge of the Green Bay offense. Green should see the majority of the action for Green Bay moving forward and Grant should not be added to rosters.The addition of Green to rosters is a risky move as well given the nature of the Packers pass-fir...
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