Posted February 21, 2013 on
Here are the best things to come from the podium from NFC North personnel on Thursday. Vikings general manager Rick Spielman perhaps threw a wet towel on speculation that Greg Jennings might land in Minnesota. Bears general manager Rick Emery talks about loose lips sinking ships.
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According to Tom Pelissero of 1500ESPN.com, Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings is looking to make $14 million per season.
I can’t imagine any team giving Jennings that kind of money. He’s simply not worth it. He’s been injured too much over the past couple of seasons and he’s benefited from a great system in Green Bay.
I could see a team overpaying and giving...
Tom Pelissero of ESPN “heard” that Packers impending free agent WR Greg Jennings could be seeking a contract that would pay him as much as $14 million per year.
Lot of opinions here about what top receiver UFAs may command. Heard Greg Jennings wants $14M/year. Tough to see that happening.
— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) February 22, 2013
While Jennings, 29, has been a great...
It seemed like a foregone conclusion that Greg Jennings would be signing elsewhere in free agency. Don't, however, rule the Packers out just yet. That and more from Friday at the Scouting Combine.
Greg Jennings smoking on whatever his sister was puffing on when she said Aaron Rodgers was garbage. According to Pro Football Zone, Jennings wants $14 million a year.
I am all for shooting for the stars, but it is unlikely any team will be that desperate. Jennings is a very good receiver, but he isn’t Calvin Johnson.
Peter King of SI.com writes that free agents like WR Greg Jennings and OT Jake Long ”will likely be disappointed” by the kind of interest they’ll find on the open market this year.
King mentions that both Jennings and Long could be impacted by their injury histories and the fact that there are other options available at their respective positions.
King adds that Mike Wallace...
Jason Wilde of ESPN Milwaukee writes that it’s “almost impossible” to imagine the Packers releasing TE Jermichael Finley after listening to head coach Mike McCarthy at yesterday’s Combine presser.
“I thought Jermichael had probably the tale of two seasons,” McCarthy said, echoing his comments from immediately after the season ended. “I thought in...
With Greg Jennings likely headed out of Green Bay as a free agent, at least three other Packers wide receivers will be asked this question a lot in the coming weeks and months: Are you a No. 1 wideout?
James Jones, who along with Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb could lay a claim to that spot in one of the NFL's most prolific passing offenses, took his turn answering the question...
For weeks now we’ve been talking about Greg Jennings and the Miami Dolphins in the same sentence. Is it possible that could be incorrect, and the Dolphins have eyes for somebody else.
Omar Kelly of the Sun-Sentinel is reporting that the Dolphins may be targeting Steelers unrestricted free agent Mike Wallace to be their new number 1.
Multiple sources tell the Sun-Sentinel Steelers receiverMik...