Originally written on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  Last updated 11/4/14

CHICAGO - SEPTEMBER 27: Jermichael Finley of the Green Bay Packers looks on during the second half against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on September 27, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears won 20-17. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
If the Green Bay Packers plan to ask tight end Jermichael Finley to take less money for next season, that topic will apparently be a nonstarter. "I'd have to walk, for sure, meaning I couldn't take a pay cut," Finley told ESPN's Josina Anderson. "Maybe I'd restructure if it's a deal that I like and it makes sense, but I'm not the guy that's just going to sign anything and let anything pass. I'm not that guy. Other than that, taking a pay cut or restructuring doesn't sound good to me at this time. I like my deal." With Finley due to earn a 3 million roster bonus in late March, the Packers now have less than one month to make a decision on the 25-year-old tight end. Finley signed a two-year, 15 million contract with Green Bay last offseason, so he's currently scheduled to be a free agent after the 2013 season. In addition to his roster bonus, Finley's base salary for next season is 4.5 million, along with other bonuses that can be earned. During the NFL Scouting Combine, coach Mike...
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  • Dump him he isn't worth 1/2 what they signed him for. He can't catch anymore and his blocking sucks! Good luck "Team Player" You did nothing this year go to another team with a sub pay quarterback and see if you can catch any passes!
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