The Green Bay Packers have signed LB Korey Jones and released LB Shaun Lewis. The transactions were announced Thursday by Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations Ted Thompson.
Jones, a 6-foot-1, 232-pound first-year player out of the University of Wyoming, initially entered the NFL as a non-drafted free agent with the Arizona Cardinals on April 29, 2013, and spent the offseason and training camp with the club before being released on August 25, 2013. Jones signed with the B.C. Lions in September 2013. He will wear No. 47 for the Packers.
Lewis signed with the Packers on June 10, 2014, after participating in Green Bay’s rookie orientation camp in May on a tryout basis.