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On the Money: Backfield Comparisons

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The Eagles opened the vault for LeSean McCoy, giving him a contract extension worth $9 million per season. We provide a rather startling comparison between McCoy and the Packers' low-budget backfield.

There's more than one way to skin a cat. And build a football team. The Philadelphia Eagles signed running back LeSean McCoy to a five-year deal worth $45 million, a league source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. McCoy, who was entering the final year of his four-year rookie contract, will receive a guaranteed $20,765,000. McCoy, who finished fourth in the NFL with 1,309 rushing yards, led the league...

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