A tight end who made Packers camp and the team's practice squad has passed away from leukemia.
Mitchell Henry died Friday. His alma mater, Western Kentucky, shared the news. He participated in the 2015 Packers camp and made the team's practice squad later that year.
He was diagnosed with leukemia in 2016. His family had set up an online campaign to raise money for his fight.
Henry's family shared this message Friday:
Packers center Corey Linsley added his condolences on Twitter:
Sad to hear about Mitchell Henry. Was a joy to be around. Rest In Peace Catfish, you are missed. Thoughts and prayers are with your family
— Corey Linsley (@Linsley71) June 30, 2017