Originally written on Thacover2  |  Last updated 11/17/14

GREEN BAY, WI - SEPTEMBER 20: Tight end Jermichael Finley #88 of the Green Bay Packers reaches for additional yardage after a pass reception against the Cincinnati Bengals at Lambeau Field on September 20, 2009 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Bengals defeated the Packers 31-24. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)
The Green Bay Packers made a surprise decision today. For weeks it had been assumed that the team would part ways with the their mercurial tight end. NFL.com is reporting that the Packers paid Finley a $3 million roster bonus and the tight end will make $8.25 million this season. Finley seemed ecstatic judging by his twitter post. Ecstatic 2 b back w @packers. Best place on earth. Thank u 2 my agents & family @blakebaratz @jhart5266. I appreciate all that u do. #pack — Jermichael Finley (@JermichaelF88) March 25, 2013  
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