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The Green Bay Packers and quarterback Aaron Rodgers are
roughly $2 million per year apart on reaching an agreement on a contract
extension, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com.
#Packers and QB Aaron Rodgers appear to be roughly $2 million per year apart on a contract extension, per sources. Making real progress.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 1, 2013
Rapoport adds that...
The Green Bay Packers expect to make quarterback Aaron Rodgers the highest paid player in NFL history any day now, but the two sides are reportedly still a few dollars apart from making the deal official.
How close are the two parties on finalizing a deal, well according to NFL.com, Rodgers and the Packers are about $2 million a year apart on a new contract.
The Packers current...
Ian Rapoport of NFL.com reports that the Green Bay Packers and QB Aaron Rodgers currently remain $2 million apart regarding a long-term extension.
Rapoport mentions that the Packers current offer would pay him over $21 million per season, which is more in terms annual average than what Joe Flacco received a few months ago.
Rapoport source adds that the two sides are still trying...
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Or at the very least a playmaking...
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The Green Bay Packers have signed cornerback Loyce Means.
Means, a 5-foot-10, 188-pound first-year player out of the University of Houston, signed as a non-drafted free agent with the Buffalo Bills in July 2011. The Bills released him during the preseason and he went on to play for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League in 2011.
Means appeared in 38 games from...
The Packers own the 26th pick of the draft, and there is a strong history for landing a good player. Among the best of the No. 26 selections: Clay Matthews.
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