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Old 04-18-2013, 03:45 PM   #1
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Default Packers sign Matthews to long-term extension

http://sports.yahoo.com/news/packers...2290--nfl.html

The Packers did not announce terms of the extension, reported to be for five years, but the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel said the deal is worth $66 million. That would put Matthews on par with Dallas outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware, whose contract also averages $13 million per year.

I am sure Von's agent will be looking at this deal when it comes time to renegotiate his contract.
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Old 04-18-2013, 03:54 PM   #2
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Von will most likely get around 15 million a yr.
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Old 04-18-2013, 05:39 PM   #3
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Yup... Von will get more.
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And he should.
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Well at least they didn't raise the bar with the Matthews deal. That benifits the Broncos in contract negotiations with Von.
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Clay has played 4 seasons in the NFL. Time to get paid. Von has played only two.
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Old 04-19-2013, 12:21 AM   #7
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Von will get paid after next year... I don't think he's even eligible for renegotiation yet.
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Von signed a 4 year deal. In theory the Broncos could have him play through the 2014 season. Matthews played out his whole rookie contract.
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Matthews is a good player, but there's something white trashy about him that makes me want to hurl.
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Matthews is a good player, but there's something white trashy about him that makes me want to hurl.
I'd take his "white trashiness" and Jared Allen's too and smile the whole time, thanks.
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I'd take his "white trashiness" and Jared Allen's too and smile the whole time, thanks.
no doubt...
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...what?

I don't see that at all... Clay is literally as Southern California as it gets.
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...what?

I don't see that at all... Clay is literally as Southern California as it gets.
In that case Llama hates surfers too...
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If anyone can pick up the "best sportsfigure performance in commercials" mantle after Manning hangs em up, it's him IMO.

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