Packers trade for Giants inside linebacker
The Packers have a new inside linebacker after making a trade with the New York Giants, according to multiple reports.
The trade which was first reported by NFL Network's Tom Pelissero, has the Giants sending ILB B.J. Goodson to the Packers.
The Packers and Giants conditionally agreed to swap 2020 7th-round picks, according to the NFL Transaction wire.
The trade has not been made official by the Packers but a corresponding move has been made. The team announced the release of linebacker James Crawford on Monday.
The Packers had three inside linebackers at practice on Monday: veteran Blake Martinez, rookie Ty Summers and practice squad player Brady Sheldon.