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Although it came as no surprise, Greg Jennings is set to test free agency next week after the Green Bay Packers chose not to place a tag on their once prized wide receiver.
Among the list of potential free agent wide receivers heading into next season, Kansas City’s Dwayne Bowe was the only player to receive the good stuff ahead of Monday’s tag deadline, thanks to the Chiefs last minute penmanship on a new five-year contract.
Jennings however, not so lucky.
Some speculated that the Packers may tag Jennings, fool the rest of the league into thinking they were sold on keeping him (and that general manager Ted Thompson had changed his mind on the whole thing), only to then trade him a few weeks later.
But it looks like the Packers aren’t playing that kind of hardball either.
What this does look like though, is the Packers are serious about clearing house. Aaron Rodgers deserves more moolah, and so does Clay Matthews – and if there’s time left over, B.J. Raji is in the same boat.
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The Miami Dolphins need a #1 wide receiver, and reports suggest they are down to choosing between Mike Wallace and Greg Jennings.
NFL.com is reporting today the Dolphins prefer Wallace over Jennings. Jeff Darlington is reporting that Dolphins are prepared to throw large money at Wallace to get him to South Beach.
If all goes as planned — and yes, there is a plan — Ireland...
For the next several days leading up to the start of free agency, I will be breaking down the potential free agents for the Colts. This entry is about Greg Jennings, the unrestricted free agent wide receiver for the Green Bay Packers.Overview: Greg Jennings has spent his whole career with the Green Bay Packers, but many are expecting that to come to an end due to the emergence of...
The path is now clear for Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings to leave via free agency.
A source told FOXSports.com that the Packers decided against using their franchise tag on Jennings, whose contract expired at the end of last season.
Green Bay had weighed doing so but such a move would have consumed 10.54 million of the team's 123 million salary cap. The Packers...
A source told FOXSports.com that the Packers decided against using
their franchise tag on Greg Jennings, whose contract expired at the
end of last season.
Greg Jennings is fully expected to test the open market after news from Alex Marvez on Twitter that the Packers do not plan on tagging the 30 year-old receiver was reported.
The news shouldn’t come as much of a surprise, I mean the man did put his home up for sale a month or so ago.
Still, plenty of Packers fans—fantasy football fans as well—were quietly holding out hope of...
Tom Brady restructured his contract, so that means the Patriots should sign every high priced free agent available, right? In short, no.
The three marquee free agents on everyone’s mind this offseason are wide receivers Mike Wallace, Dwayne Bowe and Greg Jennings. The thought is that if the Patriots sign one of those players, the offense will suddenly take off into the stratosphere...
Fox Sports' Alex Marvez confirmed Monday afternoon that Jennings will not receive the franchise tag, sending him to the open market.
Whilst Greg Jennings has not yet put his home in Green Bay on the market, perhaps it is now time to call the real estate agent as Mr. Jennings is now on the free agent market merry-go-round.
With Randall Cobb, Jordy Nelson and James Jones around...
Greg Jennings and Mike Wallace are sitting somewhere wondering when their turn will come. Percy Harvin now has a measuring stick for his new deal.
Yesterday we reported that Dwayne Bowe and the Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to a new 5 year deal. Today the numbers of that deal have been released, and they indeed will have a trickle down effect.
According to Pro Football Talk...
Alex Marvez reports that a source has informed Fox Sports that the Green Bay Packers will not use their franchise tag on WR Greg Jennings.
This isn’t exactly a surprising move, despite a report from last week that the Packers were considering the idea of franchising Jennings. It would have cost them close to $11 million next season to retain Jennings via the designation.
Editor’s Note: NESN.com will evaluate and analyze one potential Patriots free agent addition every day from Feb. 18 through the start of NFL free agency on March 12.
Fool me once? Shame on you. Fool me twice? Well, that’s something Bill Belichick will try to avoid this offseason.
The Patriots have a dearth of wide receivers on their roster and need to find some playmakers for...
It seems there’s only one position on Patriots fans minds right now: wide receiver.
Patriots faithful is agonizing over slot receivers, outside receivers, deep threat receivers, Wes Welker, Brandon Lloyd, Danny Amendola and countless other options. Whether Welker is back in a Patriots uniform next year or not, New England will no doubt look to acquire a few outside targets for...