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The Packers made a move today by bringing up running back Michael Hill from the practice squad to the 53 man roster.
The news comes courtesy of SB Nation:
[T]he Packers have elected to sign Michael Hill, a running back from their practice squad.
Hill, a rookie out of Missouri Western State, spent most of the offseason with the San Diego Chargers. The Packers signed him to their practice squad on September 30th following his release.
The move does raise some questions about the Packers' running back situation. While Eddie Lacy did return to practice today, James Starks was absent. The Packers have a lot of injuries at the running back spot right now and Hill was added to presumably lend some depth to the position. The move does lend itself to questions over Stark's timetable for return and whether he'll be ready to play in Week 5 or later.
The Packers also signed rookie receiver Reggie Dunn to the practice squad to fill Hill's old spot. He is known for his ability to return the ball on kickoffs well and he could be another potential candidate to be Green Bay's kickoff returner somewhere down the line.
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