#Packers sign S Jermaine Whitehead to the active roster from the practice squad.
— Green Bay Packers (@packers) October 21, 2017
— Packers Report (@packers_fanly) October 21, 2017
Former War Eagle Jermaine Whitehead will be eligible to hit the field today as the Green Bay Packer play the New Orleans Saints. Jermaine Whitehead is a native of Greenwood, MS that was recruited from Amanda Elzy High School to the Auburn Tigers in 2011.
Jermaine has been in the NFL since 2015 earning his spot on the 49ers practice squad. During that season Whitehead was signed to the Baltimore Ravens active roster. Jermaine Whitehead was released from the Ravens in May 2016 and signed with Green Bay five day later.
was added to the Green Bay active roster filling in the spot of the injured legend Aaron Rodgers. Social media reacts to Jermaine Whitehead joining the active roster. (see post below)
Aaron Rodgers’ roster spot goes to S Jermaine Whitehead, who was promoted from the practice squad. He gives the… https://t.co/ZsdLeYWkrZ
— Rob Demovsky (@RobDemovsky) October 21, 2017