Packers Rajion Neal is taking nothing for granted, but ... - [Full Article]

Packers Rajion Neal is taking nothing for granted, but he sure made a strong bid for the Packers’ No. 3 running back job on Saturday night.

Getting his largest chunk of preseason playing time yet, Neal racked up 84 yards from scrimmage (23 rushing, 61 receiving) and a touchdown in Green Bay’s 39-26 loss to Philadelphia at Lambeau Field.

“I don’t know. I don’t know,” Neal said when asked if he won the competition with rookies John Crockett and Alonzo Harris, the latter of whom sat out this game with a hand injury. “I would like to say I maybe took a step towards helping myself that way, but I couldn’t give you that definite answer.”

Fantasy Impact: 

Catching passes has been Neal’s forte since arriving in Green Bay last year as an undrafted rookie from Tennessee, and he really showcased his stuff against the Eagles. Neal scored a preseason TD last year in the opener, but injured his knee later in the game, ending his bid for a roster spo

Filed Under: 2015, Preseason

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