Rivers Signs with Packers

April 29, 2012 Updated Apr 29, 2012 at 4:17 PM EDT

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Rivers Signs with Packers

April 29, 2012 Updated Apr 29, 2012 at 4:17 PM EDT

BUFFALO, NY – (UB Release) University at Buffalo wide receiver Marcus Rivers has signed a free agent contract with the Green Bay Packers. The Lackawanna, NY native will be reunited with former UB teammate James Starks.
Rivers had 117 career catches over his four-year career, but really blossomed as a junior in 2010. He had 50 catches for 690 yards and five touchdowns his junior year. As a senior, Rivers had a career-best 60 receptions for 615 yards and a pair of touchdowns.