He just had to continue trading down. I don't understand it. He still managed to land great value in Lacy - an absolutely perfect fit for the Packers. And we have 10 picks tomorrow to get players at all three levels on defense. Here's our day 3 preview, which includes a rather astute breakdown of the top two kickers (b/c we need one!).
Aaron Rodgers new contract: 5 years, $110M. That's $22M per. $40M in the first year (wow). Over $62M in the first three years.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 26, 2013
We're not sure yet how much of that is a prorated signing bonus, but more money going on the cap early means fewer headaches later.
Synopsis of how Datone Jones fits and day-2 preview, with two predictions, including a trade-up.
Welcome to GB Datone Jones. Bring your warmest jacket. Winter is coming.— Aaron Rodgers (@AaronRodgers12) April 26, 2013
I love Wisconsin, but man, going from Westwood to Green Bay is rough.
Despite regular season success, Packers recent playoffs losses reveal a team that still has many areas of needs. Read where the Packers will look to improve, plus a prediction of the first round selection, including a dream selection that would revitalize this DL.
2013 regular-season schedule will be announced at 8 pm ET on Thursday (April 18).— Greg Aiello (@gregaiello) April 16, 2013
After being delayed from this afternoon, the NFL will officially announce its schedule exactly seven days before the NFL Draft begins.