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Wes Welker happy TE got paid

Updated: June 12, 2012, 9:30 PM ET
By Mike Rodak | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- When New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski signed a six-year contract extension last week, attention turned to Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker, who continues to negotiate with the team on his own long-term contract.

Speaking to reporters at Tuesday's mandatory minicamp, Welker said that he was glad for Gronkowski.

"No, not at all," Welker said when asked if he was upset by Gronkowski getting a new deal before he had one. "I'm always pulling for ...

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