Rodgers agrees to record extension worth $33.5M per year

Aaron Rodgers, Packers reportedly agree to largest deal in NFL history

Aaron Rodgers, Packers reportedly agree to largest deal in NFL history

Shortly before Jones tweeted the news on Wednesday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Rodgers and the Packers were expected to finalize a record-breaking extension by the end of the weekend.

And here are the numbers. The new deal includes a little more than $100 million in guaranteed money, according to the person close to the negotiations.

The Minnesota Vikings will be seeing Aaron Rodgers under center for the Green Bay Packers for quite awhile longer.

"I'm not trying to screw them, you know", Rodgers said.

As it stands, Rodgers now has six years remaining on his contract.

Aaron Rodgers is now the NFL's highest-paid player.

Dimitry Seluk: Yaya Toure has passed medical in London
Fans queried if West Ham or Crystal Palace was the unknown destination for Toure but Seluk was quick to rule out both clubs. He wrote: 'Toure has passed a medical in London . "Yaya is close to signing a new contract", Seluk tweeted.

Rodgers, a two-time NFL Most Valuable Player, unseats Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan atop the list of the league's highest-paid players.

Earlier this month, New England added five $1 million incentives to Brady's deal, which could earn him $20 million this season.

The deal also calls for Rodgers to receive $80 million of that guaranteed money by March. Rodgers will have just the 14th-largest cap hit among quarterbacks this season, for example.

At the very least, he is all but certain to top the $84 million guarantee of Cousins, who is older and has not matched Wilson's production, received.

The Green Bay Packers obviously wanted to remedy that.

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