Found April 29, 2013 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- A 110 million quarterback needs to stay healthy. In order for that to happen, there has to be solid protection from the offensive line, with the left tackle playing the most important role in that. With the Green Bay Packers' new financial commitment to Aaron Rodgers, making him the highest-paid player in the history of the NFL, the team's success hinges on their quarterback's ability to stay on his feet. If Rodgers isn't given enough time in the pocket to launch the type of passes downfield that earned him that contract over the past five years as Green Bay's starter, that huge payday could become a burden on the Packers' future. Rodgers was hit far too often last season, being sacked 51 times, more than any quarterback in the league. General manager Ted Thompson didn't address the offensive line in this year's draft until the fourth round, selecting two players -- David Bakhtiari and J.C. Tretter -- who won't be expected to co...

Rodgers' bro signs with Jags

Former Vanderbilt quarterback Jordan Rodgers signed a deal as an undrafted free agent and will be headed to Jacksonville.

Packers gave Aaron Rodgers a $35 million signing bonus

According to Rob Demovsky of USA Today Sports, the Green Bay Packers gave quarterback Aaron Rodgers a $35 million signing bonus to go along with the five-year $110 million contract extension. According to a person with access to NFL Players Association salary information, Rodgers’ $40 million in 2013 pay is broken down like this: a $35 million signing bonus, a $4.5 million base...

Aaron Rodgers’ brother signs with the Jaguars

Vanderbilt quarterback Jordan Rodgers, the brother of Packers signal caller Aaron Rodgers ended up going undrafted and signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars. So proud to be a Jacksonville Jaguar. Opportunity is all I can ask for. Excited to get back on the field — Jordan Rodgers (@JRodgers11) April 28, 2013 No one expects Jordan to be as good as his big brother, but you never know...

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Imagine being the bank teller or the bank that gets the privilige of depositing Aaron Rodgers signing bonus from the new deal he just signed with the Packers. Whoever gets to count that money will have a few hours to spare.  According to Around The League, Rodgers new contract is cap friendly, but it’s also Aaron Rodgers friendly as well. Rodgers reportedly got a nice check on...

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Aaron Rodgers’ New Contract Includes $35 Million Signing Bonus

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is now the highest paid player in NFL history and rightfully so. If the likes of Joe Flacco and Tony Romo are getting $100 million, Rodgers certainly deserves to join them. Interesting now is to find out the smaller details of Rodgers’ contract. Not surprisingly  according to Around the League, [...]

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Christian Ponder reacts to Aaron Rodgers getting a 110-million dollar contract extension

Back on last Friday night, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers signed a five-year contract extension for over 110-million dollars. Apparently, ESPN's Samantha Ponder (who happens to be engaged to Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder) decided to inform him of the news via text and well, the exchange is pretty classic: (Courtesy of Bleacher Report)

Jaguars agree to terms with 23 undrafted rookies

The Jacksonville Jaguars have agreed to terms with 23 undrafted rookies, including quarterbacks Jordan Rodgers (Vanderbilt) and Matt Scott (Arizona). Rodgers is the younger brother of Green Bay Packers star Aaron Rodgers. The Jaguars also agreed to terms with defensive tackle T.J. Barnes (Georgia Tech), linebacker Maalik Bomar (Cincinnati), cornerback Marcus Burley (Delaware),...
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