The Green Bay Packers have re-signed linebacker Robert Francois. Ted Thompson, Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations, announced the signing over the weekend.
Francois played in a career-high 16 games for Green Bay in 2012, ranking second on the club with a career-best 13 special teams tackles.
Francois originally entered the NFL as a non-drafted free agent with the Minnesota Vikings in 2009. He joined the Packers as a member of the practice squad in December 2009 and has gone on to appear in 35 games over the past three seasons for Green Bay.
Also announced over the weekend was the restructuring of linebacker AJ Hawk's contract and the loss of Brad Jones and Tom Crabtree in free agency.