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Source: No progress with Wes Welker

Updated: June 14, 2012, 5:14 PM ET
By James Walker | ESPN.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots recently reached a six-year, $54 million contract extension with tight end Rob Gronkowski. It hasn't meant much thus far for Pro Bowl receiver Wes Welker.

A source told ESPN.com Thursday that there's been "no meaningful progress" in recent weeks in contract talks between Welker and the Patriots. The 31-year-old Welker is currently playing on a one-year franchise tag worth $9.5 million. There was a thought after Gronkowski signed that the ...

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