Despite a painful showing against the Washington Redskins (and that may be an understatement), the Green Bay Packers are not throwing in the towel on tackle Jason Spriggs yet.
General manager Ted Thompson traded a second and a fourth round pick to move nine spots in last year's second round to draft Spriggs, and an unusually aggressive move from Thompson means the team treasures the individual they took at that pick.
That faith has yet to be rewarded with Spriggs. One has to look no further than against Washington when a defensive lineman literally walked by Spriggs for an easy sack on Joe Callahan.
Thankfully the Packers have both starting tackles locked up through 2020 so the team can be a little more patient with Spriggs.
Still, a second round pick needs to perform going into his second year.
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