While children across the world are telling Santa Claus what they want for Christmas, Greg Jennings wants to make one thing perfectly clear. He may not know what he wants for Christmas next week, but he does know that he does not want the Green Bay Packers to slap him with the franchise tag after this season.
Jennings is expected to hit the free agent market following the 2012 NFL season, which will have been his seventh year with the Packers since they drafted him out of Western Michigan back in the 2006 NFL Draft. Unfortunately for Jennings, due to a pair of nagging and lingering injuries, his walk year has been his worst season in Green Bay.
Jennings has played in just six games in 2012 with the Packers, catching just 21 passes for 201 yards and a touchdown. He will likely finish the year with his lowest totals across the board in every statistical category, mainly due to his injury status.
Still, while many players would be happy to sign a deal in which they would be paid nearly...