Nahshon Wright Ready To Carry Momentum Into Camp


FRISCO, Texas – Rookie cornerback Nahshon Wright turned heads with his play in organized team activities and minicamp.

Now the next test awaits: training camp next month.

“I’m looking forward to it, just being able to go out and showcase my talents, just because I know football’s not a game of T-shirts and shorts,” Wright said. “Being able to go out there and translate what I’ve been doing here.”

What Wright has done — through two weeks of organized team activities and this week’s minicamp, which ended Thursday — is impress.

He has consistently made plays on the ball, using his 6-foot-4 frame, long arms and ex-receiver instincts to produce a combination of interceptions and pass deflections. Head coach Mike McCarthy has been pleased with how quickly Wright has picked up the playbook.

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