Report: Crosby re-signs with Packers

Posted July 27, 2011 @ 9:51 a.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Mason Crosby has reached an agreement to return to the Packers, making the placekicker one of the highest-paid players in the league at his position.

According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Crosby has signed a five-year, $14.75 million contract with the reigning Super Bowl champs. That makes him the second highest-paid kicker in the league, trailing only Sebastian Janikowski of the Raiders.

Crosby, entering his fifth season in the NFL, has made over 78 percent of field goals in his career. He has a strong leg, converting 10 field goals of 50 yards or longer over the past four seasons.