Packers release Justin Vogel, sign rookie punter and long-snapper
4:05 PM, May 4, 2018
7:26 PM, May 4, 2018
GREEN BAY, Wis. - The Packers released punter Justin Vogel and signed rookie punter JK Scott and rookie long-snapper Hunter Bradley the team announced on Friday.
Vogel played in all 16 games last year as a rookie out of Miami and was ranked 6th in the NFL for fewest return yards average (5.7) and 7th for net yards punting average (41.6).
Punter Justin Vogel requested his release from the #Packers after they drafted JK Scott, according to a source. That explains today's roster move by general manager Brian Gutekunst. Vogel wanted a chance somewhere else.