Green Bay Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk, one of the team's captains for Super Bowl XLV, is signing a new five-year deal with the team. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette
By re-signing linebacker A.J. Hawk, the Green Bay Packers have committed to him as a starter and an every-down player.
They did the same thing with linebacker Desmond Bishop, when he signed an extension in December.
Together, the inside linebackers were key members of the Super Bowl-winning defense. ...