Richard Rodgers signs one-year deal with Eagles

Former Packers tight end Richard Rodgers signs one-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles (WLUK).

GREEN BAY (WLUK) -- Richard Rodgers has signed a one-year deal with the Philadelphia Eagles after spending four seasons with the Packers.

Rodgers was taken by Green Bay in the third round of the 2014 NFL Draft.

His most memorable play came in 2015 when he caught a Hail Mary touchdown reception as time expired to beat the Detroit Lions.

2015 also his best statistical season by far, as Rodgers caught 8 touchdowns.

The only tight ends with NFL game experience on the Packers roster are Jimmy Graham, Lance Kendricks and Emanuel Byrd.

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