Giorgio Tavecchio Will Compete with Packers Kicker Mason Crosby

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
Giorgio Tavecchio Will Compete with Packers Kicker Mason Crosby
Justin Edmonds/Getty Images

Green Bay - He knows the state's reputation. He's heard the cheese in Wisconsin is supreme, plentiful. So now, Giorgio Tavecchio - born in Milan, Italy - is ready to taste it for himself. "I heard it's the Land of Cheese, and I'm a diehard fan of cheese," Tavecchio said. "I can't wait to taste all the flavors up there." And in the meantime, Tavecchio will also be competing with Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby. After standing by Crosby through last season's tailspin - and going five years without another leg in training camp - Green Bay signed Tavecchio on Tuesday. Tavecchio, 22, spent his rookie training camp with the San Francisco 49ers last season after going 48 of 64 (75%) through four years at California...

Load More Stories

Follow Green Bay Packers from B/R on Facebook

Follow Green Bay Packers from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Out of Bounds

Green Bay Packers

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.