Packers to pick up Washington edge rusher Preston Smith

Packers make a big-money splash in free agency as GM Brian Gutekunst leaves his mark

Packers make a big-money splash in free agency as GM Brian Gutekunst leaves his mark

Za'Darius Smith was selected 84 picks after the Preston Smith in the 2015 draft by the Baltimore Ravens.

In four seasons, he has just 24.5 sacks but he really does impact throwing lanes and knows how to get pressure on the quarterback. Green Bay won't need to reach for players at certain positions and can instead focus on adding the best players available.

Za'Darius Smith joins the Packers from the Baltimore Ravens, ESPN reporter and Cover 2 analyst Rob Demovsky confirmed.

Preston Smith agreed to a $52 million, four-year contract with $16 million guaranteed, according to a person with knowledge of the move. Former undrafted free agent strong safety Kentrell Brice was oft exposed last season, and Josh Jones has yet to take a major leap in his development.

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She was treated at the scene before being taken to a hospital with "stable, non-life-threatening injuries", Gilleland said. Zoo officials later released a statement saying the woman was taking a selfie when the attack occurred.

Amos spent four seasons with the Bears. Green Bay hired Matt LaFleur to take over for Mike McCarthy, who was sacked mid-season after spending almost 13 seasons as the Packers' head coach. "He did a tremendous job on the field, was a great teammate and a true professional".

Perry, who signed a five-year deal worth $60 million in 2017, was due a $4.8 million roster bonus on Friday, the third day of the new league year.

The deal can't become official until after the new year begins on Wednesday at 3 PM CST.

There is at least one prominent onetime PSU star staying put, however, as Tampa Bay tackle Donovan Smith has already signed a three-year, $41.5 million deal to remain with the Buccaneers. Last year, he had 53 total tackles, four sacks, an interception and a fumble recovery.

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