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Team: Green Bay Packers
Age / DOB:  (51) / 11/10/1963
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Packers signed coach Mike McCarthy to a multi-year contract extension.
Teams rarely divulge coaching-contract details, but McCarthy was believed to already be making more than $5 million per season. ESPN's Rob Demovsky believes his extension likely takes him through 2018. In his ninth season as head coach, McCarthy is just five wins (93) behind Vince Lombardi for the second most in franchise history. McCarthy can suffer from being too vanilla, and has undying loyalty for mediocre DC Dom Capers, but has been a competent guiding hand for generational talent Aaron Rodgers. He's worthy of being locked up for multiple more seasons. Mon, Nov 3, 2014 04:05:00 PM
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Sources tell the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel the Packers are working on a contract extension with coach Mike McCarthy.

McCarthy and GM Ted Thompson each signed new deals in 2011. McCarthy is signed only through the end of the 2015 season, while Thompson is under contract through the end of the 2016 draft. McCarthy's old deal is worth $6.5 million annually, so he'll likely pursue a raise in the $7-8 million range. Bill Belichick is currently the NFL's highest paid coach at $11 million per season.
Sun, May 4, 2014 12:48:00 PM

Packers HC Mike McCarthy said he was "hopeful" Green Bay could add a young quarterback in the draft.

The Packers have only drafted one quarterback in the last five years, B.J. Coleman in the seventh round in 2012. The lack of emphasis on developing a backup quarterback hurt Green Bay when Aaron Rodgers went down with a collarbone injury in 2013 as three backup quarterbacks combined for a 2-4-1 record. The Packers have reportedly talked to several quarterbacks at the NFL Combine, including David Fales from San Jose St.
Sat, Feb 22, 2014 11:57:00 AM