GREEN BAY — The
Packers have brought back tight end Andrew Quarless and re-signed
defensive end-linebacker Mike Neal.
The deals were
announced Thursday by general manager Ted Thompson. Terms were not
pick in 2010 from Penn State, Quarless rebounded well in 2013
after missing the previous season with a knee injury. He caught 32
passes for 312 yards and two touchdowns in 16 games, making 10
starts. He became the primary tight end after Jermichael Finley
was knocked out for the year in October with a neck injury. Finley
is also an unrestricted free agent.
his return Wednesday on Twitter. He had five sacks and became a
key player following injuries to outside linebackers Clay Matthews
and Nick Perry.