The Michigan Panthers have produced another NFL wide receiver, this time in Ishmael Hyman. According to Aaron Wilson, the Green Bay Packers signed the shifty athlete after hosting a workout with him earlier this week.
Packers signed wide receiver Ishmael Hyman, per a league source
— Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) July 28, 2022
Hyman saw his production tick upwards towards the end of the season. He finished with 158 receiving yards and two touchdowns.
🎯 @PaxtonLynch with the DART and Ishmael Hyman with the great catch
We take the lead in the first half 🐾
📺: @USA_Network pic.twitter.com/rzp3qlLZrv
— Michigan Panthers (@USFLPanthers) June 19, 2022
Ishmael became a target for Paxton Lynch down the stretch, and showcased his abilities to be a valuable wide receiver in the USFL.
Obviously, the Packers like what they saw. Hyman now can pursue his NFL dreams because of the USFL, which is what we love to see. You can stay up to date on all USFL to NFL signings with our official tracker.
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