Packers wrap up 2020 NFL draft with two seventh-round selections

In the seventh and final round, the Green Bay Packers picked up a pair of defensive players.

With their first pick of the round, No. 236 overall, the Packers selected TCU free safety Vernon Scott.

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Scott played at least 10 games in each of his four seasons with the Horned Frogs but was only a starter for one – his senior year. He finished with 44 tackles with eight passes defensed, two forced fumbles and an interception in 2019.

A bigger safety at 6-foot-1, 204 pounds, Scott ran the 40 in 4.66 seconds.

At overall pick No. 242, Green Bay picked Miami defensive end Jonathan Garvin, a pass-rushing specialist who won’t turn 21 until July.

A two-year starter with the Hurricanes, Garvin had nine tackles for loss, five sacks and two forced fumbles in 2019. As a sophomore in 2018, he recorded 17 TFL with 5.5 sacks and five passes defensed.

Most notably, Green Bay did not select a wide receiver at all in a draft which was considered to have one of the deepest classes in that position in a long time.

Check back in 3-5 years to find out if general manager Brian Gutekunst and head coach Matt LaFleur made the right calls.