Packers Sign OL Lang to Contract Extension

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Packers Sign OL Lang to Contract Extension

August 14, 2012 Updated Aug 14, 2012 at 10:06 PM CDT

Green Bay, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) --- The Green Bay Packers front office has signed fourth-year offensive lineman T.J. Lang to a contract extension, the team announced on Tuesday.

Lang was one of only two offensive linemen to start all 16 games in the 2011 season, 15 of those coming at left guard and one at right tackle. He's appeared in 44 regular season games during his career, making 19 starts in his first three NFL seasons.

Green Bay drafted Lang in the fourth round of the 2009 NFL Draft, becoming in 2010 the first Packers rookie to ever start start consecutive games at left tackle.

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