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Fullbacks find tough sledding in free agency

4:41 PM, Apr. 3, 2014
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John Kuhn's one-year deal with the Green Bay Packers on Thursday serves as a reminder of the rough landscape facing all fullbacks in today's NFL.

It's not so much the contract Kuhn received - an $855,000 veteran minimum salary with bonuses that push his compensation north of $1 million - but more the fact he's one of only two unrestricted free agents at the position who have signed with a team since the start of free agency on March 11.

The other is 27-year-old Erik Lorig, who agreed to a four-year, $4.8 million with New Orleans on March 18. The deal reportedly included a signing bonus worth $1 ...

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