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NFL Draft Results: Packers Pick Josh Boyd in Fifth Round

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The Packers' compensatory selection in round five has been submitted.

Marvin Gentry-US PRESSWIRE

After selecting defensive back Micah Hyde with their first pick in the fifth round (159 overall), the Green Bay Packers went back on the clock with their fifth-round compensatory pick in the 2013 NFL Draft. With the 167th selection, the Packers have selected...

Josh Boyd, defensive tackle, Mississippi State

Boyd started at nose tackle for the Bulldogs, and played with last year's first round pick Fletcher Cox. He is listed at 6'3" and 310 pounds, and has been praised as a high-motor player. The big question for Boyd is whether he will be big enough to contribute at nose tackle in the Packers' 3-4 system or if he will be limited to the 3-technique position currently occupied by B.J. Raji.

Here is the complete Green Bay Packers 2013 draft board.

Round Pick # Overall Selection
1 26 26 Datone Jones, DE, UCLA
2 29 61 Eddie Lacy, RB, Alabama
4 12 109 David Bakhtiari, T, Colorado
4 25 122 J.C. Tretter, G/T, Cornell
4 28 125 Johnathan Franklin, RB, UCLA
5 26 159 Micah Hyde, DB, Iowa
5 34 167 Josh Boyd, DT, Mississippi State
6 25 193
7 10 216
7 18 224
7 26 232

Check out all of Acme Packing Company's draft coverage: 2013 NFL Draft Central | Green Bay Selects Datone Jones in First Round | Green Bay Drafts Eddie Lacy in Second Round

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