Originally Posted by dargonking999
Compounding the problem was the fact that the Packers did not have much salary cap room with which to work. In re-signing Ruegamer and adding Klemm and O'Dwyer, the Packers invested just $2.97 million in total compensation for 2005. By comparison, Wahle and Rivera received signing bonuses alone totaling $19 million from their new teams.
This statement is misleading as Hell.....They must have done it so the frost bitten brains of the cheese heads would feel they got a great deal and we sold the farm and killed our cap for this season.