Michael Thomas’ Contract Negotiations: How the Franchise Tag and Rookie Wage Scale are Garbage

Michael Thomas and the New Orleans Saints are about four million apart on average per year according to Jeff Duncan from NOLA.com. Thomas and his representation team led by Andrew Kessler of Athletes First are asking for $22 million per year, while the Saints are offering $18 million for the wide receiver going into his […]

Saints Restructure Contract of P Thomas Morstead

[adsenseyu1] According to NFLPA records the Saints have restructured the contract of P Thomas Morstead. The move is a simple restructure in which the team converted $1.25 million of Morstead’s salary into a bonus to gain $1 million in cap space. As of Friday the Saints had about $934,000 in cap room. Adding $1 million […]

Giants save $1.55 million in Terrell Thomas’ Contract Renegotiation

Continuing their string of early offseason moves, the Giants and Safety Terrell Thomas agreed on a renegotiated contract that would give him a chance to battle back from injury and make the team in 2013. Thomas’ old contract called for a $6 million dollar option bonus to be paid in 2013, a bonus he had […]

How Would Previous Draft Picks Have Changed With The Proposed Rooney Rule Expansion?

On Friday, Jim Trotter of the NFL Network reported that the NFL is proposing an expansion to the Rooney Rule in an effort to improve upon the league’s sclerotic efforts in hiring racial minority to executive, head coach, and coordinator positions. One half of the rule, which would abolish anti-tampering rules for assistant coaches interviewing […]