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Packers Receivers of History: Dorsey Levens

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As we continue the series on Packer Receivers of History, we want to take some time to include the Packer running backs that have contributed heavily to the passing game. To read the articles you missed, go to the Packer Receivers of History category page. Dorsey Levens was drafted in the fifth round of the 1994 NFL draft. He played most of his college career at Georgia Tech where he still holds the record for yards per carry at a whopping 7.2! Dorsey's first couple years on the frozen tundra were very quiet. But he showed Packer fans a glimpse…

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Packer Receivers of History: Ron Kramer

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We continue the series on Packer Receivers of History with Packer Tight Ends. To read the articles you missed, go to the Packer Receivers of History category page. As the dry spell of the 1950s came to a close in Green Bay, the Packers drafted Ron Kramer who brought his do-it-all style to the Packers at the beginning of their "Great Awakening." (more…)

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Packer Receivers of History: Donald Driver

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A continuation of the Packer Receivers of History series. To read the articles you missed, go to the Packer Receivers of History category page. Donald Driver's story is a heartwarming one for anyone who loves a rags to riches story. Anyone who begins their NFL career as a 7th round draft pick generally hopes to simply make the team. They rarely believe they will become one of the team's all-time top players in the organization's history. This is not what Donald Driver believed. Nor is it what he achieved. (more…)

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Receivers of Packer History: Sterling Sharpe

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A continuation of the Packer Receivers of History series. To read the articles you missed, go to the Packer Receivers of History category page. Sterling Sharpe's career with the Packers is a classic example of a super star career that ended too early. The Packers made Sharpe the seventh pick of the 1988 draft and he made an impact almost immediately. (more…)

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Packer Receivers of History: James Lofton

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A continuation of the Packer Receivers of History series. To read the articles you missed, go to the Packer Receivers of History category page. Overshadowed by the dark ages of Packer history. James Lofton's Herculean effort as a receiver was not enough to keep the team winning much less earn it a championship bid. Still, he was one of the most amazing Packers to play the game and a awe-inspiring deep threat. (more…)

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