Packers signing former Bears punter Pat O’Donnell

GREEN BAY – A day after dropping punter Corey Bojorquez, the Green Bay Packers have replaced him with former Chicago Bears punter Pat O’Donnell.

According to NFL Network, the Packers agreed to terms with O’Donnell, who has been the Bears’ punter for the last eight seasons. A source said it was a two-year deal worth $4 million.

The Packers chose not to re-sign Bojorquez, who was an unrestricted free agent, because his performance plummeted in cold weather and his holding on place kicks was part of the reason kicker Mason Crosby struggled.

Three other teams were bidding for O’Donnell, including the Bears, according to a source. But the Packers appeared to be committed to him being their punter this year and made a strong push

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