Found May 15, 2013 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It's been a busy and productive year for Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy and the rest of the team's executives. Setting the franchise's all-time record for profit in 2012 of 43 million -- in addition to 64 million raised in the recent stock sale -- has allowed Murphy and the Packers to be able to accomplish all of their goals. The most important of those was having the money to afford to make quarterback Aaron Rodgers the highest-paid player in NFL history, while also signing outside linebacker Clay Matthews to a 66 million extension this offseason. "We want all decisions to be football decisions, not financial decisions," Murphy told FOXSportsWisconsin.com. "I think making sure we have the resources available (is important) so they can make decisions based strictly on football reasons. That was really big for the organization. "To have arguably the best offensive player and the best defensive player in the league locked ...
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