Exclusive with Allen Lazard, who is taking his NFL success in stride


Oct 14, 2019; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers wide receiver Allen Lazard (13) catches a touchdown pass against Detroit Lions cornerback Justin Coleman (27) in the fourth quarter at Lambeau Field. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports GREEN BAY, Wis. — From the outhouse to the penthouse would likely fall into the category of hyperbole. But Allen Lazard's escape from football's death row to a near-starring role on one of the NFL's best teams is surely a story worth telling. When Lazard was cut following the Green Bay Packers' final preseason game, it briefly appeared as though his burgeoning NFL career would be put on hold. Emphasis on briefly. Lazard was quickly added to the practice

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