Originally written on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  Last updated 8/31/12
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Undrafted rookie safety Sean Richardson has made the Packers' final 53-man roster."It's a great moment," Richardson said Friday in a phone interview. "It's a blessing. When I first heard the news, it wasn't from a coach. But as the day went on, all the coaches started congratulating me. It was great."Richardson outperformed several other safeties throughout Green Bay's training camp, using his 6-foot-2 size to become a solid presence on defense."Hard work and dedication is finally paying off," Richardson said. "It's not over. My journey is still going. It's just another step to me continuing to get better and improve. This is just a stepping stone."After not being drafted out of Vanderbilt, Richardson said that 50 percent of the teams who tried to sign him wanted to play him at linebacker, but he wanted to play safety. Knowing the Packers were thin at safety following the release of three-time Pro Bowler Nick Collins, general manager Ted Thompson told Richardson t...
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