Packers seventh-round S Vernon Scott announced via his Twitter account on Saturday that he’s signed his rookie contract.
Officially a Packer! It’s a blessing to be here..Ever since i started my journey 6 years ago, I always visioned this but i knew it would take a tremendous amount of hard work, dedication, and sacrifice! This is just the beginning, can’t wait to get to work in Green Bay!#gopackgo pic.twitter.com/FJtD9PfXtx
— Vernon Scott II (@OfficialVern_) May 30, 2020
The Packers have now signed both of their seventh-round picks to contracts:
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Scott, 22, was selected with the No. 236 overall pick in the seventh round by the Packers. He’s projected to sign a four-year, $3,378,687 contract that includes a $83,687 signing bonus.
During his college career at TCU, Scott recorded 86 tackles, one sack, two interceptions, a defensive touchdown, two forced fumbles, two recoveries and 10 passes defended over the course of three seasons and 26 games.