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Report: Packers closing in on deal with Raji

Defensive lineman is expected to stay with Packers Aaron Wilson

Print This March 06, 2014, 08:38 AM EST

Green Bay Packers defensive tackle B.J. Raji is expected to sign a one-year contract to remain with the team, according to ESPN.

Raji declined an $8 million per year offer last season.

Last season, he had no sacks and played 59 percent of the snaps while finishing with a career-low 17 tackles.

The former first-round draft pick from Boston College recorded 6.5 sacks and had an interception in the NFC championship game that he returned for a touchdown.

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