The Green Bay Packers have re-signed CB Corey Ballentine and S Rudy Ford. General Manager Brian Gutekunst announced the transactions Monday.
(bal-en-tine) Ballentine (5-11, 196), a fifth-year player, joined the Packers last year on the practice squad in late September and was promoted to the active roster in November. He went on to play in eight games for Green Bay, posting an assisted tackle on defense with four tackles and a forced fumble on special teams. Ballentine spent the 2022 offseason with the Atlanta Falcons before being released after training camp and spent part of the regular season on the Arizona Cardinals’ practice squad. He was originally selected by the New York Giants in the sixth round (No. 180 overall) of the 2019 NFL Draft out of Washburn University in Kansas. He played for the Giants (2019-20), New York Jets (2020) and Detroit Lions (2021), appearing in 32 games with four starts….