News

Print
RSS

Packers sign WR Gillett

Posted May 22, 2013

Rookie from Eastern Michigan is a converted QB

The Green Bay Packers have signed WR Alex Gillett. The transaction was announced Wednesday by Ted Thompson, Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations.

Gillett (Jill-LET), a 6-foot-1, 214-pound rookie out of Eastern Michigan, played in 45 games with 33 starts during his career, with 30 of the starts coming at quarterback and three at wide receiver. He completed 349 of 660 passes (52.9 percent) for 4,448 yards and 35 touchdowns with 34 interceptions during his career. At wide receiver in 2012, he caught 14 passes for 132 yards (9.4 avg.) and a TD, with all of his catches coming in the final four games. Gillett will wear No. 7 for the Packers.

 
blog comments powered by Disqus

You May Also Be Interested in...

Recent Videos

  • Ha Ha Clinton-Dix: 'We're proud of each other'

    (2:32) Posted 16 hours ago

    Hear from Green Bay Packers S Ha Ha Clinton-Dix as he spoke to the media on Monday, Jan. 23, following the Packers' 44-21 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. Clinton-Dix praised DB Micah Hyde and his versatility on defense and talked to the team’s ability to get to the NFC Championship Game after a 4-6 start.

  • T.J. Lang: 'Hell of a season, really incredible'

    (4:51) Posted 16 hours ago

    Hear from Green Bay Packers G T.J. Lang as he spoke to the media on Monday, Jan. 23, following the Packers' 44-21 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. Lang praised the team’s ability to play through injury and battling to the NFC Championship Game after a 4-6 start.

  • Tretter: 'Great year for the offensive line'

    (3:04) Posted 16 hours ago

    Hear from Packers C/G JC Tretter Monday morning, following the Packers' 44-21 loss to the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday afternoon.