Lincoln County and Georgia Bulldog Jarius Wynn signed by Packers

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Tuesday June 16, 2009

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- The Green Bay Packers have signed three defensive players taken on the second day of the NFL draft: defensive end Jarius Wynn, cornerback Brandon Underwood and linebacker Brad Jones.

Wynn, a sixth-round pick, played two seasons at Georgia after
beginning his career at Georgia Military College. Wynn played his high school ball for Larry Campbell and Lincoln County.

Fellow sixth-rounder Underwood, once a highly regarded recruit at Ohio
State, finished his career at Cincinnati and led the team in interceptions as a senior. Jones, a seventh-round pick, was a three-year starter at Colorado.

The team also signed Devin Frischknecht, a tight end from Washington State and released cornerback Joshua Abrams.

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