Earlier this morning we heard rumblings that the Green Bay Packers and star quarterback Aaron Rodgers were close to agreeing on a contract extension....

We all know that Schefty is all over it when it comes to the National Football League and about an hour later, the deal was complete....

You thought Odell Beckham Jr.'s deal was big time, these numbers thrown around that Rodgers will be making are in a new stratosphere, $103 million in guaranteed money, very well deserved.

A new standard had been set by Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan earlier this off-season where he signed a 5 year, $150 million dollar deal ($30M a year, $100M guaranteed).

Now, there's a new standard set by Aaron Rodgers and if there was anyone to set the standard it should be the most talented quarterback in the league right this minute.

Here's what Rodgers had to say via Twitter/Instagram:


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