Scott Tolzien leaves Packers to join Colts

Posted at 5:31 PM, Mar 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-11 22:10:33-05

The backup quarterback of the Green Bay Packers is leaving Titletown to join an AFC team.

Colts owner Jim Irsay announced on Twitter that Scott Tolzien will join his team.

Tolzien was a backup with the Green Bay Packers from 2013-15. He started two games in relief of an injured Aaron Rodgers in the 2013 season.

Tolzien also quarterbacked the Wisconsin Badgers from 2009-10 and was at the helm of the 2010 Big Ten Champions and the first of three consecutive Rose Bowl-bound Badgers teams.