Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers looks to pass while being protected by Scott Wells during the Tampa Bay Buccaneers game on Nov. 20 at Lambeau Field.
Last season, Ted Thompson extended cornerback Tramon Williams' contract in late November, and linebacker Desmond Bishop's and long-snapper Brett Goode's contracts on Jan. 1.
The Green Bay Packers' General Manager similarly did a deal in December 2009 with former outside linebacker Brandon Chillar.
But it's not at all a given that Thompson and his contract negotiator, team vice president Russ Ball, will do any late-season, salary-cap friendly deals in 2011. ...