In this weeks podcast I cover the Alex Smith and Andy Dalton contract dilemmas and the Bears role in all of it; Vernon Davis’ quest for a new contract; how Doug Baldwin’s extension illustrates some of the difficulties in comparing contracts; Mark Sanchez’ decision to sign with the Philadelphia Eagles; how we calculate the salary cap during the top 51 rule period.
Jason is the founder of OTC and has been studying NFL contracts and the salary cap for over 15 years. Jason has co-authored two books about the NFL, Crunching Numbers and the Drafting Stage, which are widely circulated in the industry and hosts the OTC Podcast. Jason’s work has been featured in various publications including the Sporting News, Sports Illustrated, NFL Network and more. OTC is widely considered the leading authority on contract matters in the NFL.