Posted November 24, 2011 on
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Defensive back Pat Lee has been ejected from Green Bay's game at Detroit after being involved in a scuffle while covering a punt.
Late in the second quarter Thursday, Lee became entangled with a couple Lions and appeared to take a swing at Detroit's Aaron Berry well after the play was over. It was part of a first half that included 12 penalties - eight by the Lions.
The 27-year-old Lee was drafted in 2008 out of Auburn. He's started only one game in his NFL career.
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