Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy. File/Press-Gazette Media
The contract that rookie second-round draft pick Eddie Lacy signed last week with the Green Bay Packers was worth slightly more than the deal that LaMichael James signed last year with San Francisco.
Both running backs were taken at No. 61 overall in the last two drafts.
According to a source with access to NFL Players Association salary information, Lacy's deal - which he signed last Thursday - was the standard four-year rookie contract. It is ...