Packers sign Jordy Nelson to four-year, $39 million deal

<p> The Green Bay Packers are signing wide receiver Jordy Nelson to a four-year, $39 million contract that includes an $11.5 million signing bonus, according to ESPN.</p> <p> "Congrats @JordyRNelson and his wife on new contract," Nelson's agent, Erik Burkhardt wrote on Twitter. "Very well deserved."</p> <p> The contract averages nearly $10 million per year.</p> <p> Nelson gets $14.2 million guaranteed.</p> <p> It's a just reward for one of the best wide receivers in the NFL.</p> <p> Follow me on Twitter: <a href="http://www.twitter.com/RavensInsider">@RavensInsider</a></p> <p> Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun</p>
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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