The Green Bay Packers have announced that they have signed Aaron Rodgers to a contract extension. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Aaron Rodgers will now be the highest paid player in NFL history. The deal is expected to be a five year deal that will lock up Aaron Rodgers with Packers until 2019. It has not been reported how much money is Rodgers will be making.
Ted Thompson (Green Bay Packers General Manager): “Aaron is a true professional & a special player. He works hard, is humble, and is focused on his actions, on & off the field”
Aaron Rodgers has had a great career since taking over the starting quarterback position. Rodgers has a career passer rating of 104.9. He has thrown for 21, 661 yards and 171 touchdowns in his career. He is definitely one of the top quarterback’s in the National Football League.
It will be interesting to find out how much Aaron Rodgers will now be making with this contract extension.
UPDATE: Aaron Rodgers signed a 5 year extension worth $110 million.
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