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Notebook: Nelson, Cobb likely factors in Jones' departure

8:54 PM, Mar. 18, 2014
With Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb in the final year of their contracts, re-signing the two star receivers will be a priority for the Packers.
With Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb in the final year of their contracts, re-signing the two star receivers will be a priority for the Packers.
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With two of their other receivers in line for contract extensions this year, the Green Bay Packers were unwilling to pay receiver James Jones a contract similar to or slightly better than the one he just finished with them.

Jones' three-year contract with the Oakland Raiders signed Monday averages $3.33 million and includes $3.8 million in first-year pay, according to a source with access to NFL salary information. The deal he just completed with the Packers also was for three years, averaged $3.2 million a season and paid $3.75 million in the first year.

A report on NFL.com Monday did not list ...

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