Posts Tagged ‘contract extension’

Making The Case: Why The Philadelphia Eagles Should Not Re-Sign Pro-Bowl WR DeSean Jackson

The Philadelphia Eagles 2011 season has not gone according to plan in any capacity. Coming off a one-and-done last year in the NFC Wild Card round, Philadelphia re-tooled and re-energized their team by landing the biggest name free agents available in an attempt to get to the Super Bowl. Philadelphia was a Super Bowl favorite, […]

Brady Close To Signing Contract Extension

While New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is paid very well for a NFL player, he is, by all accounts, underpaid by elite NFL QB standards. But it looks like that is about to change as the Boston Herald reports that the 10-year veteran is very close to signing a contract extension that would keep […]

Brady Closer To New Deal

Sunday night found New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and his team inching closer to a contract extension, which could be finalized before the start of the regular season, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Schefter, quoting unnamed sources, says that both sides are having ongoing discussions and a deal is “within reach.” Currently, Brady is […]

Tomlin, Steelers Agree To Extension

Mike Tomlin has to be breathing a sigh of relief these days as the Pittsburgh Steelers head coach has signed a two-year contract extension through the 2012 season, with an option for 2013, according to the Associated Press. The extension is not surprising since Tomlin, in his third year at the Steelers’ helm, is 31-17, […]

Childress Receives Extension From Vikings

As was reported earlier today by NFL Gridiron Gab’s Matt Loede, Minnesota Vikings head coach Brad Childress was mulling over a contract extension offered by the team. What was a possibility has become a reality as the Associated Press is reporting that Childress has indeed been signed by the team to a contract extension. Terms […]

Ware Has 78 Million Reasons To Stay In Dallas

The Dallas Cowboys obviously value linebacker DeMarcus Ware. So much so that they, like the Godfather, made him an offer that he simply could not refuse. Team owner Jerry Jones said that he has reached agreement with Ware on a six-year contract extension. The extension would keep Ware in a Dallas Cowboys uniform through the […]

Cutler Signs Extension With Bears

Not that Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler wasn’t rich already; by all means, he is. But the team has ensured that he will remain with the team for at least two more seasons – and he has 30 million reasons to call Chicago his home. The team and Cutler has agreed on a two-year extension […]