ProFootballWeekly: Contracts, Contracts, and MORE CONTRACTS! One guy feels disrespected and the other feels under paid but none will play for their current deal.
The PFW staff discuss the current status of Saints QB Drew Brees contract negotiation and the Saints creative accounting to find cap space.
The situation in Chicago with Bears RB Matt Forte is coming to a climax as talks are in a stalemate. Will the Bears front office bend or will Forte continue to hold out come training camp refusing to sign his franchise tag tender. By the way Jaguars RB Maurice Jones Drew and Bears RB Matt Forte share the same agent who appears to be poorly representing both clients.
Unlike Ravens RB Ray Rice and Bears Matt Forte who have one year left on their contracts MJD still has two years left on his contract. The Jaguars have made it clear they are not going to renegotiate a contract for MJD at this time.
While the NFL is about to go into hibernation before the start of NFL training camp it is important to keep a close eye on Monday July 16th. That is the deadline for players that have been tagged to sign franchise tenders.