Levens spent his first eight NFL seasons with Green Bay, where he posted two 1,000-yard rushing seasons. He spent the 2003 season with the New York Giants. For his career, Levens has rushed 1,149 times for 4,545 yards and 32 touchdowns and caught 295 passes for 2,242 yards and 17 TDs. The sure-handed Levens has only fumbled 13 times in 10 NFL seasons. He earned Pro Bowl honors following the 1997 season when he rushed for a career-high 1,435 yards with the NFC Champion Packers.
Levens, a native of Syracuse, NY, played collegiately at Georgia Tech after transferring from Notre Dame. He will wear jersey number 25. Eric McCoo will now wear No. 22.
The Packers play the Eagles Dec. 5 in Philadelphia.