GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) - Fullback John Kuhn is retiring in a Green Bay Packers uniform. Packers general manager Brian Gutekunst announced Kuhn's decision Wednesday.
Kuhn last played for Green Bay in 2015 after nine seasons, 139 regular season games, 15 post-season games, and a total 37 starts in the green and gold. These games include winning Super Bowl XLV win and five division titles.
Kuhn started in the NFL as an undrafted free agent with the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2005. He played nine games on their active roster in 2006 then was claimed off waviers by the Packers in 2007. He played two seasons for the New Orleans Saints after leaving Green Bay.
In a statement, Gutekunst wrote, "John was a terrific football player and tremendous teammate who contributed to many years of success for the Packers.
“He was a true professional whose work ethic and leadership set a great example both on the field and in the locker room. We want to thank John and his family for all they did for the Packers and in the community as well as wish them nothing but the best.”