With the Pro Bowl rosters now finalized I’ll do our annual financial assessment of the rosters. While the Pro Bowl is certainly not the best measure of who are the best players in the NFL it can at least help us look at some trends among those who receive votes. The average annual salary of […]
In this weeks OTC podcast: Thoughts on the Broncos contract with Von Miller The shocking signing of Muhammad Wilkerson Did Eric Berry make the right call on the franchise tag Plus questions on Justin Tucker, LeVeon Bell, Ryan Fitzpatrick and more.
Arrowhead Pride had an interesting article today about Eric Berry and the reasons why the deal didn’t get done with the Chiefs. It was based on a comment by Mike Florio about the franchise tag values setting a market for players and in this case a disparity in valuation. I thought that made for an […]
Today was a crazy day in the NFL with the franchise tag deadline coming at 4PM. All told we had 10 players get tagged, a few major releases, and a big signing by the Eagles. Let’s recap todays action.The Tagged Players Von Miller– The Broncos used the exclusive tag on Von Miller to completely block […]
Most of my efforts regarding the NFL’s compensatory pick system have been explanatory, but occasionally I’ll offer some opinions as to how teams can manage the system. Last year I suggested that the Detroit Lions should keep their CFA lost/gained ratio positive to obtain a 3rd round pick for Ndamukong Suh, and that’s a goal […]
Current Estimated 2016 Cap Space: $3.8 million Expected 2016 Cap Space: $16.3 million Estimated Rookie Cap: $8.584 million
Restricted free agent tenders are due right before the start of the new league year on March 10 so I thought it might be a good idea to track the list of the players we have thus far as receiving tenders. For those unfamiliar with restricted free agency, RFA is for players that have just three […]