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Notebook: McCarthy expresses desire to keep C Wells around next year

9:29 PM, Jan. 18, 2012
Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers looks to pass while being protected by Scott Wells during their game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Nov. 20 at Lambeau Field.
Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers looks to pass while being protected by Scott Wells during their game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Nov. 20 at Lambeau Field.
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Based on coach Mike McCarthy's comments at his season-ending news conference Wednesday, there's a good chance the Packers will make a hard push to re-sign center Scott Wells before the start of free agency in March.

Wells, who turned 30 earlier this month, will be an unrestricted free agent when the new league year starts in early March. Though General Manager Ted Thompson generally is averse to making substantial investments in players near or past age 30, Wells is coming off his best season and will play in his first Pro Bowl next week.

The Packers negotiated with Wells' agent during the ...

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