Brett Swain
Brett Swain
2008 Packers 2010
Home Position Road
Swain1 WR2
General information
Height 6 ft. 0 in.
Weight 203 lbs.
Born June 21, 1985 (age 25)
Birthplace Flag of the United States Asheville, North Carolina
Career information
College San Diego State San Diego State
NFL Draft 2008 / Round: 7 / Pick: 217
Drafted by Packers Green Bay Packers
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Brett Swain (born June 21, 1986 in Asheville, North Carolina) is a former wide receiver for the Green Bay Packers in the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Packers in the seventh round of the 2008 NFL Draft after playing college football at San Diego State.

College careerEdit

Swain played four seasons at San Diego State. As a senior in 2007, he led his team by recording 58 receptions for 973 yards and 5 touchdowns. In 2006, he started a season for the first time and recorded 47 catches for 528 yards and scored twice. He also had 7 carries for 35 yards, though did not record a touchdown. He was an All-Mountain West Conference wide receiver his senior year.

NFL Professional careerEdit

Packers Green Bay PackersEdit

Swain was drafted by the Packers in the seventh round of the 2008 NFL Draft with the 217th overall pick. On July 23, it was announced that the Packers signed him to a contract. He was later cut then signed to the team's practice squad. He was resigned to a future contract following the end of the season. On October 27th, Swain was placed on the injured reserve.

For the 2010 season, Swain battled to make the team as a fifth option at wide receiver, hoping to play alongside receivers Donald Driver, Greg Jennings, Jordy Nelson, and James Jones. In the final preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs, Swain recorded six receptions for 130 yards, including a 77-yard reception. On August 4, 2010, Swain was announced to have made the team.


Season Team Games Receiving Rushing
G GS Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Att Yds Avg Lng TD
2008 Packers helmet Green Bay Packers 0 0 Participated as member of practice squad
2009 Packers helmet Green Bay Packers 6 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 Packers helmet Green Bay Packers 16 1 6 72 12.0 31 0 -- -- -- -- --
3 Yrs Packers PACKERS TOTAL 22 1 6 72 12.0 31 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
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