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Corey Linsley

Packers draft pick Linsley turned life around

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GREEN BAY — He nearly quit football entirely. Two years into a sinking collegiate career — on and off the field — Corey Linsley considered switching to track and field at Ohio State.

The center even spoke with the Ohio State track coach. He was close. This seemed like a logical exit strategy.

One day in Columbus he met his father for dinner and the two discussed a switch.

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