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Wednesday, May 19, 2010
An overdue swap for Packers' Raji, Pickett

By Kevin Seifert
ESPN.com

When Green Bay drafted defensive lineman B.J. Raji in 2009, and then re-signed nose tackle Ryan Pickett in 2010, you knew there was going to be at least one highly paid part-time player on the Packers' defensive line. The answer to that riddle revealed itself Wednesday during the first organized team activities session open to the media.

Raji
Raji
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Pickett
According to multiple reports from the practice, Raji was working at nose tackle and Pickett at left end. That's a reversal of last year's arrangement, and it's one that makes sense on many levels. Here's where I'm coming from: