Posts Tagged ‘franchise tag’

New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees “Livid” About Getting Franchised

Sounds like one player isn’t too happy about getting the franchise tag on Monday. WIST-AM in New Orleans reports that Saints stud QB Drew Brees is “livid” about getting the dreaded tag on Monday – a tag mind you that will pay him about $17 mil in 2012. The report says that Brees is NOT […]

21 Players Around the NFL Get the Franchise Tag

  21 players were placed with the dreaded Franchise Tag, meaning that teams will almost for sure keep these players on their roster for the 2012 season. The number is an all-time high, as the previous high set was 14.  Teams and players have until July 15 to reach agreement on multi-year contract extensions. Arizona […]

Agent for Michael Vick Says the QB Wants a Long-Term Deal in Philly

Michael Vick’s agent Joel Segal made an appearance on NFL Network on Monday morning and was asked about the four-time Pro Bowl quarterback’s long-term future in Philadelphia. Vick signed a one-year franchise tender on March 2nd, which guarantees that he will be in an Eagles uniform for the 2011 season. However, according to Segal, Vick […]

Plenty of Players Could Find Themselves with the Franchise Tag

The next big thing on the NFL docket will be free agency, which kicks off in just over three weeks.  There are plenty of players out there that will be on the open market, but some may never get there, as they may get the Franchise tag, meaning that unless a team wants to give […]