Six-time Pro Bowl guard ready to write new chapter in Green Bay - From http://www.packers.com/news-and-events/article-daily-news-story/article-1/Jahri-Evans-sees-big-opportunity-on-Packers-offensive-line/3ae202d2-c901-4f23-a04c-abd03b9bdfb2?campaign=sf73863680_TW_C-Content-GB_CT-Stories-GB_sf73863680#ixzz4fOYi2F9S
“It’s a community-based team and the fans are entrenched in the organization.
It’s going to be fun to be a part of.” The six-time Pro Bowler started a new chapter in his 11-year NFL career on Wednesday when the 6-foot-4, 318-pound guard signed with the Packers, who have an opening on their offensive line following T.J.
“I just knew going forward in my career, I wanted to make sure I could link up with a team like Green Bay, a team that’s going to be in it, a team whose goal is to not only win the division, but win the Super Bowl,” Evans said.
“I just want to be able to have the opportunity to get another championship because that’s what it’s about: it’s about winning championships.” After entering the NFL as a fourth-round pick in 2006 out of Bloosmburg (Pa.) University, Evans remembers veterans preaching to him the importance of taking care of your body.
“I just want to share my knowledge, bring my playing experience, my game-time experience and situations that I may have been in that they may not have been in.