From Bob McGinn of the Miwaukee Journal Sentinel:
Tight end Jermichael Finley is at least two months away and maybe several months more from being in position to sign with a team, a source familiar with the situation said this week.
Finley, one of the 10 unsigned players on the Packers' unrestricted list, visited Seattle on March 12. John Schneider, who was scouting for the Packers when they drafted Finley in 2008, is the Seahawks' general manager.
The Seahawks thanked Finley for coming and informed him in so many words to stay in touch after the passage of time would presumably mean additional healing for his bruised spinal cord, according to sources.
Obviously few teams are willing to green light Finley after such little time has passed from his spinal-fusion surgery. They also don't appear willing to sign Finley to a lucrative deal with his health being such an uncertainty.
The longer Finley is on the market, the more salary-cap space is going to be used up everywhere across the league, including money being given to the incoming class of rookies. It's not looking as if Finley is going to make anywhere near the $7 million he earned per season last time around.
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