Originally written on Pro Football Zone  |  Last updated 10/20/14
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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers admitted that he’s interested in seeing what the Ravens end up paying quarterback Joe Flacco. “I think everybody is going to see what Joe (Flacco) ends up signing for,” Rodgers said on his weekly radio show on 540 ESPN on Tuesday, per ESPNWisconsin.com. “I’m sure they want to lock him up. He’s a great player – had an incredible run in the playoffs – and I’m sure they want to keep him around. A guy like that, with the post-season success he’s had, you want to keep a guy like that around for a while.” Rodgers was asked if it’s more important for him to be the highest paid player or to help the Packers save some money so they can surround him with talent. “Obviously you’ve got to be able to have guys around you to compete and win every year, and we’ll see what happens with some of the free agents that we have. When that time comes, we’ll get a deal done. I’m not worried about that. I think the Packers want to keep me around for a little while longer, and I’d love to be a Packer for life.” Rodgers has plenty of time before his next deal.  He’s scheduled to make $9.25 million in 2013 and $10.5 million in 2014.  I think there’s a good chance his next contract could end up paying him up to $14 million per season.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = 'http://widget.crowdignite.com/widgets/27484?_ci_wid=_CI_widget_'+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(script, ref); })();
3 Comments:
  • Yeah first of all driver quit or retired, whatever you wana call it, depending on if you're a packer fan or not cuz he was gona get fired if he didn't quit and aaron isn't worth the money that Flacco is worth, Flacco plays at that level, aaron does not, aaron is over rated, you're gona see this in the next season. capers is still around, what a joke that is! aaron is doing his double check commercials and matthews is flipping his hair around in other commercials, what drama! get over yourselves
  • Why is it that after every article out there regarding the Packers and their players, some "yahoo" like you has to spew hate and insults? Go screw your monkey idiot!
  • Rodgers needs to concentrate on getting his 2nd and 3rd superbowl rings and not worry about what other QB's are doing around the league. @ monkeyboy68. Donald Driver retired from the Packers on very good terms and his send off on the local CBS affiliate was proof of that.
    Now that Flacco has a championship ring and SB MVP status, we should expect to see commercials with him anytime now.
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