Posts Tagged ‘asante_samuel’

He’s Back in Red, White & Blue: Samuel’s Decision to Sign is True

You can now cancel the postgame show:  Cornerback Asante Samuel will report to Gillette Stadium this morning, ending his long, tiring holdout, a source close to the player reported last night. Samuel will arrive to the team’s 8 a.m. meeting, as he will sign the one-year, $7.79-million franchise tender and prepare for his fifth NFL […]

Patriots CB Samuel to Sign Deal?

The Patriots look to be closer to strengthening their secondary for at least this year.  According to the NFL Network who basically confirmed what a “source” told the Boston Herald a little over a month ago, cornerback Asante Samuel is expected to sign the one-year, $7.79 million franchise tender that was offered to him and report […]

Movement in Samuel Talks?

It’s amazing how one transaction can affect another player’s contract talks, either directly or indirectly.  The one transaction I am speaking of is the recent signing of Bears linebacker Lance Briggs to a one-year tender at $7.2 million for this season.  It appears that this bit of news is directly in the sights of both […]

Appears No Deal Coming for Samuel; Pats

  With both sides holding firm, it now appears that Pats corner Asante Samuel and the team will not get a long-term deal done by today’s 4pm deadline. The Boston Globe is reporting that the Patriots have not increased their offer to Samuel, and that the corner and his agent are not backing down from […]