Green Bay Packers give TE Jermichael Finley roster bonus
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”It’s a great opportunity to stay with a great organization and a great quarterback to move forward and win more championships,” Finley told the (Milwaukee) Journal Sentinel. ”I’m ready to take my game to another level. Every player wants to achieve as much as possible. In my case, I want to get back to what asics mens trainers I know and that’s playing great football.”
The Packers have long been enamored with Finley’s size he’s 6foot5 and 247 pounds speed and strength. Not only is he a big target for Aaron Rodgers, but he draws multiple defenders and can block just about anyone. He set a Packers record for receptions by a tight end last season, finishing with 61 catches for 676 yards and two touchdowns.
But there were some who wondered if his inconsistency early in the season made him expendable. Finley dropped numerous balls and complained about his role in the offense.
”I really felt Jermichael Finley was a different man, a different player from the bye week on,” coach Mike McCarthy said after the Packers lost to San Francisco asics gel-noosa tri 9 ladies running shoe in the playoffs. ”I feel very good about the way he finished asics mens trainers the year, But we obviously have to look at the first half, too, and make sure that’s part of the evaluation because we’re all judged on 17 games.”
Despite his increased price tag his salary this season will be $8.25 million Finley’s youth and potential convinced the Packers he was worth keeping. Green Bay also couldn’t afford to let another big piece of their offense go, having already lost top receiver Greg Jennings to rival Minnesota and tight end Tom Crabtree to Tampa Bay.
”I love the expectations that I have to meet this year,” Finley said. ”I have to make it happen.”
Finley, who turned 26 on Tuesday, told the Journal Sentinel he learned from last year’s upanddown season. The approach he had in the second half of the season is the one he knows he’ll need to have in the future.
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NOTES: The Packers signed kicker Giorgio Tavecchio. The former California kicker appeared in three preseason games for San Francisco last year, converting his only field goal attempt and two extra points asics mens trainers.