Allen Lazard, one of Aaron Rodgers' former targets is headed to New York.
The Jets announced they are signing the former Green Bay Packers wide receiver to a four-year, $44 Million contract that includes $22 Million guaranteed.
The news was first reported by Jordan Schultz, theScore'sNFL insider.
Lazard, 27, spent his entire five-year career in Green Bay with Rodgers, who reportedly met with the Jets last Tuesday to discuss a potential trade.
Heading to New York after his best season as a pro, Lazard caught 60 passes for 788 yards with six scores in 2022.
There is still no word on if Rodgers will be joining Lazard in New York.
BREAKING: #Jets are signing FA WR Allen Lazard to a 4-year, $44M deal with $22M guaranteed, sources tell @thescore.— Jordan Schultz (@Schultz_Report) March 14, 2023
Lazard comes off his best season, totaling 60/788/6 in 15 games with #Packers. This deal should also get things to the finish line with Aaron Rodgers and the Jets. pic.twitter.com/wOmAbEe0pC