Still, the tools are there for Evans to make a run at a backup job, possibly after spending a year or two on a practice squad.They also released C Brian Schwenke and TE Brandon Williams.A 2005 fifth-rounder of the Lions, Orlovsky started 12 career games (seven in 2008 for Detroit and five for the 2011 Colts) and threw 15 career touchdowns to 13 interceptions. Once considered a first-round talent, Hundley failed to improve his stock in his junior year at UCLA, falling all the way to the fifth round. The 29-year-old has spent his last four seasons in the CFL, most recently playing for the Montreal Alouettes.Now he's a distant fourth on the Packers' depth chart behind Blanchard, a former undrafted free agent who has yet to appear in an NFL game. He's merely a depth signing and probably won't make it out of camp. Trainor went undrafted out of West Georgia in 2015.Minnesota will surely look for an upgrade on Sorensen in the coming days.
Whitehurst's release, of course, is a strong indication that Kessler will be ready.After winning the Super Bowl, it wouldn't be a surprise to see Daniels hang 'em up and call it a career. He's owed .5 million for the 2016 campaign, including a 0,000 roster bonus that's due in March.Daniels' catch occurred on the game's first snap from scrimmage, sprinting across the seam for a gain of 18. Daniels is a bit of a security blanket for Peyton Manning, but could easily go catchless in Super Bowl 50. Lindley was signed before Week 17, when the Colts found themselves in truly dire quarterback straits. The writing was on the wall after Moore was a healthy scratch in favor of Cooper Rush last Sunday.A streaky and often erratic passer with a strong arm, Evans played in a simplistic one-read college offense that manufactured big plays off play action, and is significantly dissimilar from a pro-style attack.Evans is also short by NFL quarterback standards and ran a 5.03 forty before the draft.