Report: Abbrederis signs deal with Packers
Wisconsin Badgers wide receiver Jared Abbrederis (4) picks up a first down against Illinois Fighting Illini defensive back Clayton Fejedelem (20) in the first half during the Big Ten football game between the Wisconsin Baders and the University of Illinois at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Illinois, Saturday, October 19, 2013. Journal Sentinel photo by Rick Wood/RWOOD@JOURNALSENTINEL.COM Photo: Image by Rick Wood
The Green Bay Packers and a draftee from the Wisconsin Badgers have reportedly agreed to a new contract.
From Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post:
Packers agree to four-year, $2.364 million deal with fifth-round WR Jared Abbrederis, including $144,560 signing bonus— Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) May 14, 2014
The Packers drafted him Saturday among its last set of picks.
Abbrederis was a standout wide receiver with the Wisconsin Badgers from 2010-13 and competed in three Rose Bowls.