The Green Bay Packers signed WR Dez Stewart to the practice squad on October 24, 2016.

Stewart, a 6-foot, 200-pound rookie out of Ohio Dominican, was originally signed by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on May 2, but was released on May 11. He signed with the Washington Redskins on July 18 before being released on Aug. 27. Stewart played in 43 games in college, recording 196 receptions for 3,197 yards (16.3 avg.) and 25 touchdowns.