Rodgers signs contract extension with Packers: reports

GREEN BAY, WISCONSIN - JANUARY 22: Quarterback Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers scrambles during the 1st quarter of the NFC Divisional Playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers at Lambeau Field on January 22, 2022 in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Aaron Rodgers has officially signed a contract extension with the Green Bay Packers, General Manager Brian Gutekunst announced the transaction Tuesday.

"We are very pleased to be able to come to an agreement with Aaron that keeps him in Green Bay," said Gutekunst. "His play on the field and leadership in our locker room remain vital in our pursuit of another Super Bowl title. The agreement also allows us to maintain and enhance what we feel is already a very competitive roster."

Aaron Rodgers' contract extension is set to earn him: $42 million in 2022, $59.515 million in 2023, and $49.3 million in 2024, according to a tweet from the NFL. 

This gets him to the three-year, $150 million mark, and the first two years are fully guaranteed at signing. 

According to Ian Rapoport, the contract is a four-year extension with "two dummy years – placeholders – on the back end." 

Rodgers was named NFL Most Valuable Player by The Associated Press and by the Pro Football Writers of America for the 2021 season. 

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