I, like most others, was pretty stunned that the Giants benched Eli Manning. Not because Manning was great, because he wasn’t, but because of the situation. Eli has been the face of the Giants franchise since 2004. Whatever Eli’s shortcomings are as a QB had zero impact on the Giants this season. The Giants were […]
Earlier this week Jason gave his thoughts on Eli Manning’s new contract, and today I will share the Expected Contract Value numbers associated with the deal.
Eli Manning signed a big $84 million contract extension with the Giants this past weekend and today the numbers were reported by multiple news outlets and the Giants actually did better than the overall annual value would indicate. Manning’s contract is worth $21 million per year which ranks Manning 4th in the NFL behind Andrew […]
I ran across this great video of Wayne Chrebet today and it sparked this thought that I’ll talk about here, but be elaborating on further in an article that I’m writing that will also be one of the final chapters of Caponomics. Belichick has his own formula for his dynasty and that article/chapter will be […]
Some may think that I’m crazy for believing quarterbacks, especially ones like Kirk Cousins, Brock Osweiler and Sam Bradford, should try to get contracts that pay them handsomely, but are also team friendly. Many believe they should try to get everything they can, rather than settle for reasonable deals with their current teams.
This week I give some thoughts on the deals for Eli Manning and AJ Green, plus toughts on week 1 and picks for week 2 of the 2015 NFL season. View in iTunes Listen via Stitcher Subscribe to the OTC Podcast
I’ve talked here a good bit about Peyton Manning’s contract situation with the Broncos and their desire to ask him for a pay cut. Well yesterday Manning sort of agreed to a pay cut, taking a base salary reduction of $4 million and turning it into incentives based on playoff performance. As I said before the […]