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Show Me the Money: Outperforming Contracts

Nelson (Jeff Hanisch - USA Today Sports)

In Part 1 of a three-part series, the Packers got plenty of return on their salary-cap investment in these five highly paid players. Topping our list is receiver Jordy Nelson, who counted barely $4 million against the cap.

The Green Bay Packers had 26 players with cap charges of at least $1 million in 2013, including six players of at least $6.5 million, 12 of at least $3 million and 17 of at least $2 million. Top-shelf talent at bargain-basement prices is a necessity, but teams must get impact from the players they've determined are worthy of premium contracts. In that light, here are the five players who... Recommended Stories

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