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Packers TE Tonyan falls victim to cut day 'prank'

September 04, 2018 - 1:26 pm

Packers tight end Robert Tonyan got what he thought was a text message from the team to turn-in his playbook and receive his walking papers during Saturday's roster cut-down -- a disheartening culmination to his first training camp in Green Bay. However, when he arrived for his dismissal, he was informed that he made the 53-man roster. Turns out, Tonyan was the unfortunate victim of a prank text. Read more here.