Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell’s agent said that the practical reality is that the 2018 season will be his final one in Pittsburgh because no long-term deal was Cheap Barcelona Jerseys reached before Monday’s deadline.
That the Packers are rolling in dough isn’t a surprise, as the team is successful and one of the best-supported franchises in the league. So while they may skew the league-wide numbers high, the arrow pointing up is a good indicator that everyone is making money, despite a trend of television ratings shrinking.
Buckner’s three sacks weren’t enough to draw national attention last season, but people in the building are quick to point out that his 19 QB hits led all interior defensive players. Given how much on-the-fly learning he did in 2017, the 6′ 7, 300-pounder could be a Defensive Player of the Year candidate in 2018.
The Rams and Joyner can talk about a deal after the season as well and another franchise tag that would pay Joyner upward of $13.5 million in 2019 is also a possibility. The Rams used the franchise tag on cornerback Trumaine Johnson in 2016 and 2017 before he left for the Jets as an unrestricted free agent this offseason.
Any decision the team makes about Joyner will have to take into account the other players that the Rams will have to consider signing to new deals in the coming years. Quarterback Jared Goff, running back Todd Gurley, wide receiver Brandin Cooks and cornerback Marcus Peters are some of the players who will likely factor into those thoughts
I have a lot of respect for how [G.M. John Dorsey] looks at players, McAdoo, who worked with Dorsey for six seasons in Green Bay, told the Post.
So, to summarize, Bell possibly will miss up to 10 regular-season weeks. And the Steelers possibly will rescind the franchise tag. And every other possible permutation possibly will happen. For now, all that matters is whether the two sides get a deal executed by 4:00 p.m. ET.
It’s no secret that when we do that, Breiner says, Nick’s name is going to be high on or at the top of the list.