Report: Packers to release TE Graham

Green Bay Packers' Jimmy Graham celebrates his touchdown catch during the second half of an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

GREEN BAY (WBAY)- The Packers can begin courting free agents on Monday, and they are about to free up some cash to do just that. The expected release of tight end Jimmy Graham will come Thursday, according ESPN's Adam

The move will create $8 million in cap space for the Packers, who will reportedly target former Falcons tight end Austin Hooper in free agency.

Graham spent two seasons in Green Bay, totaling 93 receptions, but just 5 touchdowns. The 33-year old acknowledged his impending release on Twitter on Thursday.