Jury still out on place-kickers

Both kickers Billy Cundiff and Dave Rayner have been fairly even in their competition for a roster spot. The two free agents, who are trying to take over for the departed Ryan Longwell, have been consistent at being inconsistent in training camp.

Cundiff and Rayner each made three of five field goal attempts at the end of the scrimmage from 29, 34, 39, 49 and 52 yards. Cundiff was wide left from 39 and 52 yards. Rayner was wide left from 39 and 49 yards.

Both began the scrimmage with kickoffs. Cundiff booted the ball one-yard deep into the end zone before Cory Rodgers returned it 25 yards. Rayner's kickoff landed nine yards deep into the end zone and bounced out.

After the first-team offense finished its session, Cundiff kicked off two yards deep into the end zone while Rayner kicked the ball to the 3-yard line.

The true test for Rayner and Cundiff will be in the preseason games. Both have pretty much been even as far as accuracy during practices and in the scrimmage. Rayner has a stronger leg than Cundiff, but Cundiff has experience in the league.

Both punters – B.J. Sander and Jon Ryan – had a few chances to punt. Ryan boomed a 61-yard punt, but Greg Jennings returned it 40 yards. Sander followed with a 38-yard punt, but had better hang time.

Ryan has the edge on Sander thus far in camp. Ryan's leg is much stronger than Sander's. Like the kickers, the Packers coaching staff will get a better handle on the kickers during the upcoming preseason games.

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