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NFL: Reports: Rams trade P Corey Bojorquez to Packers

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The Los Angeles Rams solved their punter competition by trading Corey Bojorquez to the Green Bay Packers, multiple outlets reported Tuesday.

Four-time All-Pro Johnny Hekker will remain the Rams’ punter.

The Rams also send a 2023 seventh-round pick to Green Bay and get a 2023 sixth-round pick in return, per the reports.

Rams brass had maintained until Tuesday that they hadn’t decided on the Hekker-Bojorquez duel. Hekker has spent the past two weeks on the reserve/COVID-19 list but was in attendance Tuesday. Bojorquez was not.

Bojorquez was the third-highest rated punter in the preseason, according to Pro Football Focus. He averaged 51.9 net yards, including booting a 70-yarder. He put four inside the 20-yard line.

The Packers are expected to cut JK Scott.

Hekker has spent his nine-year career kicking for the Rams. He averaged a career-low 45.6 yards per punt last season. He made the Pro Bowl and was named All-Pro three years in a row from 2015-17.

–Field Level Media

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