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Packers-Patriots Trade: Green Bay Moves Up to Draft Casey Hayward

NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 17:  Casey Hayward #19, Larry Smith #10 and Andre Hal #23 of the Vanderbilt Commodores celebrate after a win against the Ole Miss Rebels at Vanderbilt Stadium on September 17, 2011 in Nashville, Tennessee. Vanderbilt won 30-7.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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Zachary D. RymerMLB Lead WriterNovember 21, 2016

The Green Bay Packers made a deal with the New England Patriots to move up late in the second round of the 2012 NFL draft.

CBSSports.com passed along the terms of the trade on Twitter:

The Pats sent the 62nd pick to the Packers for picks 90 and 163. New England now has picks on Saturday.

— Eye on Football (@EyeOnNFL) April 28, 2012

With the No. 62 overall pick in the draft, the Packers selected Casey Hayward, a cornerback out of Vanderbilt.

Hayward is a player with great instincts in coverage. He should help out a Packers defense that finished dead last against the pass in 2011.

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