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Malachi Dupre Headed Back to Green Bay

Junior receiver will join the Packers.

NCAA Football: Citrus Bowl-Louisiana State vs Louisville Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

LSU wide receiver Malachi Dupre joined his former classmates in the NFL Draft, when the Green Bay Packers picked him up with the 247th pick of the NFL Draft today.

Dupre was a much-sought after recruit, and finished his LSU career with 14 touchdowns — but just 98 catches for 1,609 yards. He did catch 7 passes for 139 yards in his last game, including plays like this:

In the end, the Packers decided to take a chance on his potential, and now he’ll be heading back to where his final season for LSU began — in Lambeau Field.