Jordy Nelson is coming off a season in which he caught 85 passes for 1,314 yards.
De Pere, WI (SportsNetwork.com) -
The Green Bay Packers signed wide receiver Jordy Nelson to a contract extension on Saturday.
According to multiple reports, Nelson and the team agreed on a four-year extension worth $39 million.
"Jordy's hard work and dedication has made him a good player, teammate and a core member of this team," Packers general manager Ted Thompson said in a statement. "We are pleased to come to an agreement that will extend his Packers career."
The 'Buzz' on Nick Foles
By John McMullen, NFL Editor
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) -
Seeing is believing or so the idiom tells us.
The exception who proves that rule is evidently Nick Foles.
Peyton Manning earned his record fifth MVP award in 2013 after perhaps the best statistical season in NFL history, breaking multiple NFL passing records, most notably the single-season marks for touchdowns (55) and passing yards (5,477), while piloting an offense which led the NFL in scoring (37.9 points per game) and totaled the most points (606) in league lore.