Steelers, Brown Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Photo Credit: Spotrac The Pittsburgh Steelers and wide receiver Antonio Brown have reached a 4-year, $68 million contract extension agreement, making Brown the highest paid wide receiver in the NFL. Brown, 28, has played in the NFL for 7 seasons, all with the Steelers. He is coming off of a season in 2016 in which he played in 15 games and caught 106 passes for 1,284 … Continue reading Steelers, Brown Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Nationals, Harper Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Photo Credit: CBS DC – CBS Local The Washington Nationals and right fielder Bryce Harper have agreed to a 1-year, $13.625 million contract extension agreement. Harper, 24, has been in the MLB for 5 seasons, all with the Nationals. This past season, he played in 147 games and bat .243 with 123 hits, 84 runs scored, 24 home runs, 86 runs batted in, and 21 stolen bases. Over his 5-year MLB … Continue reading Nationals, Harper Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Indians, Encarnacion Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: Zimbio The Cleveland Indians and designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion have agreed to a 3-year, $60 million contract agreement. Encarnacion, 33, has been in the MLB for 12 seasons and has played for 2 different teams. This past season, he played in 160 games and bat .263 with 158 hits, 99 runs scored, 42 home runs, 127 runs batted in, and 2 stolen bases. Over his 12-year MLB career, Encarnacion has played in 1,513 games … Continue reading Indians, Encarnacion Reach Contract Agreement

Patriots Sign Michael Floyd

Photo Credit: FanSided The New England Patriots have signed 5th-year wide receiver Michael Floyd following his release from the Arizona Cardinals after he was arrested on DUI charges early Monday morning. Floyd, 27, was arrested early Monday morning on DUI charges after falling asleep behind the wheel of his car and having an officer behind him notice that he did not go through a green light … Continue reading Patriots Sign Michael Floyd

Dodgers, Turner Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Photo Credit: MLB The Los Angeles Dodgers and third baseman Justin Turner have agreed to a 4-year, $64 million contract extension agreement. Turner, 32, has been in the MLB for 8 seasons and has played for 3 different teams. This past season, he played in 151 games and bat .275 with 153 hits, 79 runs scored, 27 home runs, 90 runs batted in, and 4 stolen bases. Over his 8-year MLB career, Turner has played in 704 … Continue reading Dodgers, Turner Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Dodgers, Jansen Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Photo Credit: Bleacher Report The Los Angeles Dodgers and closer Kenley Jansen have agreed to a 5-year, $80 million contract extension. This past season, Jansen, 29, had a 3-2 record with 47 saves in 53 save opportunities with the Dodgers. He had a 1.83 ERA and a 0.67 WHIP with 104 strikeouts. Over his entire 7-year MLB career, which he has spent only with the Dodgers, Jansen has a 19-13 record … Continue reading Dodgers, Jansen Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Rockets, Motiejunas Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Photo Credit: Space City Scoop The Houston Rockets and power forward Donatas Motiejunas have agreed to a 4-year, $35 million contract extension. Motiejunas, 26, has been in the NBA for 4 seasons, all with the Rockets. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 37 games and averaged 14.8 minutes per game, 6.2 points per game, 2.9 rebounds per game, 1.1 … Continue reading Rockets, Motiejunas Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Cardinals, Fowler Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: Warning Track Power The St. Louis Cardinals and center fielder Dexter Fowler have reached a contract agreement. Fowler, 30, has been in the MLB for 9 seasons and has played for 3 different teams. This past season, he played in 125 games and bat .276 with 126 hits, 84 runs scored, 13 home runs, 48 runs batted in, and 13 stolen bases. Over his 9-year MLB career, Fowler has played in 1,064 games and … Continue reading Cardinals, Fowler Reach Contract Agreement

Yankees, Chapman Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: Federal Baseball The New York Yankees and closer Aroldis Chapman have agreed to a 5-year, $86 million contract. This past season, Chapman, 28, had a 4-1 record with 36 saves in 39 save opportunities with the Yankees and the Chicago Cubs. He had a 1.55 ERA and a 0.86 WHIP with 90 strikeouts. Over his entire 7-year MLB career, which he has spent with the Cincinnati Reds, the Yankees, and … Continue reading Yankees, Chapman Reach Contract Agreement

Rockies, Desmond Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: Call to the Pen The Colorado Rockies and center fielder Ian Desmond have reached a 5-year, $70 million contract agreement. Desmond, 31, has been in the MLB for 8 seasons and has played for 2 different teams. This past season, he played in 156 games and bat .285 with 178 hits, 107 runs scored, 22 home runs, 86 runs batted in, and 21 stolen bases. … Continue reading Rockies, Desmond Reach Contract Agreement

Rangers, Gomez Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Photo Credit: Call to the Pen The Texas Rangers and center fielder Carlos Gomez have reached a 1-year, $11.5 million contract extension agreement. Gomez, 31, has been in the MLB for 10 seasons and has played for 5 different teams. This past season, he played in 118 games and bat .231 with 95 hits, 45 runs scored, 13 home runs, 53 runs batted in, and 18 stolen bases. Over his 10-year MLB career, Gomez has played … Continue reading Rangers, Gomez Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Rays, Ramos Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: Nationals The Tampa Bay Rays and catcher Wilson Ramos have reached a 2-year, $12.5 million contract agreement with incentives to make up to $18.25 million over those two seasons. Ramos, 29, has been in the MLB for 7 seasons and has played for 2 different teams. This past season, he played in 131 games and bat .307 with 148 hits, 58 runs scored, 22 home runs, and 80 runs batted in. Over … Continue reading Rays, Ramos Reach Contract Agreement

Dodgers, Hill Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Photo Credit: Los Angeles Times The Los Angeles Dodgers and starting pitcher Rich Hill have reached a 3-year, $48 million contract extension agreement. Hill, 36, started 20 games and had a 12-5 record this season with the Dodgers and the Oakland Athletics with a 2.12 ERA and a 1.00 WHIP with 129 strikeouts. Over his entire 12-year MLB career, which he has spent with the Chicago Cubs, the Baltimore … Continue reading Dodgers, Hill Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Yankees, Holliday Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: cheapseatsplease.wordpress.com The New York Yankees and left fielder Matt Holliday have reached a 1-year, $13 million contract agreement. Holliday, 36, has been in the MLB for 13 seasons and has played for 3 different teams. This past season, he played in 110 games and bat .246 with 94 hits, 48 runs scored, 20 home runs, and 62 runs batted in. Over his 13-year MLB career, Holliday has played in 1,773 games and has … Continue reading Yankees, Holliday Reach Contract Agreement

Mets, Cespedes Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Photo Credit: FOX Sports The New York Mets and left fielder Yoenis Cespedes have reached a 4-year, $110 million contract extension agreement. Cespedes, 31, has been in the MLB for 5 seasons and has played for 4 different teams. This past season, he played in 132 games and bat .280 with 134 hits, 72 runs scored, 31 home runs, 86 runs batted in, and 3 stolen bases. Over his 5-year MLB … Continue reading Mets, Cespedes Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Ronaldo Signs Contract with Madrid through 2021

Photo via: worldsoccer.com Cristiano Ronaldo will be staying at the Bernabéu for another 5 years, assuring his future at Real Madrid. This news comes amid exit rumors, such as a highly priced PSG deal. Ronaldo is one of many Real stars to sign a contract this season, but none have gotten as big of a ceremony as Ronaldo received, with Perez issuing a speech, before … Continue reading Ronaldo Signs Contract with Madrid through 2021

Why the Pelicans Need To Trade Anthony Davis

Photo Credit: blog.rtve.es New Orleans Pelicans’ power forward Anthony Davis, 23, who was drafted with the 1st overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft out of the University of Kentucky after leading the Wildcats to an NCAA basketball championship in his lone season with the team, is one of the most talented rising young stars of the NBA. In his 5th season, he is likely the best … Continue reading Why the Pelicans Need To Trade Anthony Davis

Denver Broncos Extend Emmanuel Sanders’ Contract

Photo Credit: Denver Post Denver Broncos’ wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders has signed a 3 year, $33M contract extension. Sanders, 29, has 7 years of NFL experience. Over his career, Sanders has caught 338 passes for a total of 4,569 yards and 26 touchdowns. Sanders has played in a  total of 87 games, missing 3 his rookie season and 5 his second season. Sanders has only been to one … Continue reading Denver Broncos Extend Emmanuel Sanders’ Contract

Antonio Brown Unlikely to Earn New Deal by Regular Season

Photo Credit: bleacherreport.com Despite having a whopping 375 catches and 5,031 receiving yards over the past three seasons, Pittsburgh Steelers’ superstar wide out Antonio Brown is very dubious that he will be offered any kind of contract extension by the start of the 2016 NFL season. According to Jason Cole of Bleacher Report, contract talks between Brown and the Steelers are “going nowhere”. It sounds like a … Continue reading Antonio Brown Unlikely to Earn New Deal by Regular Season

NaVorro Bowman Signs Contract Extension with 49ers

Photo Credit: 49ers Linebacker NaVorro Bowman has signed a 4-year extension with the San Francisco 49ers. Bowman’s deal is worth $11 million per year, with $20 million guaranteed. Bowman still has 3 years left on his old deal as well. Bowman, 28, has spent his entire career with the 49ers. Bowman has tallied a total of 636 tackles, 11.5 sacks, 6 forced fumbles, 5 fumble recoveries, and … Continue reading NaVorro Bowman Signs Contract Extension with 49ers

Cardinals and Tyrann Mathieu Agree on Contract Extension

Photo Credit: http://www.latimes.com The Arizona Cardinals and defensive hybrid Tyrann Mathieu have officially agreed on a long-term contract extension. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com and NFL Network, Mathieu’s contract extension is for 5 years and Mathieu is set to makean average of $12.5 million per season. ESPN’s Adam Schefter broke the news that the Cardinals’ defensive superstar is worth a total of $62.5 million, … Continue reading Cardinals and Tyrann Mathieu Agree on Contract Extension

Bills, Bush Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: kickoffcoverage.com The Buffalo Bills and running back Reggie Bush have reached a 1-year contract agreement. Bush, 31, has been in the NFL for 10 season and has played for 4 different teams. He is coming off of a season with the San Francisco 49ers during which he played in 5 games and carried the ball 8 times for 28 yards (3.5 yards per carry). He also caught 4 passes for 19 yards … Continue reading Bills, Bush Reach Contract Agreement

Jets, Fitzpatrick Agree on 1-Year Deal

Photo Credit: sports-deli.com The New York Jets and quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick have agreed on a fully guaranteed 1-year, $12 million contract. Fitzpatrick, 33, has played in the NFL for 10 seasons for the St. Louis Rams, the Cincinnati Bengals, the Buffalo Bills, the Tennessee Titans, the Houston Texans, and the Jets. He is coming off of a season in 2015 in which he played in 16 games and … Continue reading Jets, Fitzpatrick Agree on 1-Year Deal

Seahawks and GM John Schneider Agree to Contract Extension

Photo Credit: nfldraftgeek.com General manager John Schneider and the Seattle Seahawks have officially made a deal on a new contract extension. According to ESPN’s John Clayton, sources say that Schneider is now among the highest paid GMs in all of the NFL. Schneider’s new contract is expected to earn him about $3.75 million per year through the 2021 season. Before the deal was made, Schneider’s old contract … Continue reading Seahawks and GM John Schneider Agree to Contract Extension

Saints, Brees Have Not Talked About Contract for 3 Months

Photo Credit: fantasyfootballfans.net The New Orleans Saints and franchise quarterback Drew Brees haven’t discussed anything having to do with contract extensions in 3 months now. According to Brees, however, he is confident that he will receive a new offer soon. ESPN.com’s Mike Triplett reported a quote from Brees himself. “Not sure why things have not progressed,” Brees stated. This quote by the future Hall-of-Fame quarterback was … Continue reading Saints, Brees Have Not Talked About Contract for 3 Months

Ravens, Tucker Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Photo Credit: washingtontimes.com The Baltimore Ravens and kicker Justin Tucker have agree on a 4-year $16.8 million contract with $10.8 million in guarantees. The contract is the 2nd largest for a kicker in NFL history, and the largest in terms of guaranteed money. Tucker, 26, has been in the NFL for 4 seasons, all with the Ravens. He is coming off of a season in which … Continue reading Ravens, Tucker Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Jets, Wilkerson Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Photo Credit: ESPN The New York Jets and defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson have agreed on a 5-year, $86 million contract extension with $36.75 million in guarantees, including a $15 million signing bonus. The New York Jets had franchise-tagged Wilkerson earlier this year, but he wanted to play in the 2016 NFL season under a long-tern deal rather than the franchise tag. Wilkerson, 26, has been in the NFL for 5 seasons, all with the Jets. … Continue reading Jets, Wilkerson Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Broncos, Miller Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Photo Credit: FOX Sports The Denver Broncos and linebacker Von Miller have agreed on a 6-year, $114.5 million contract extension with $70 million in guarantees. The contract contains the largest guaranteed money amount for any non-quarterback in NFL history. The Broncos had franchise-tagged Miller earlier this year, but he wanted to play in the 2016 NFL season under a long-tern deal rather than the franchise … Continue reading Broncos, Miller Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Lewis, Bengals Reach Agreement

Photo Credit: uk.complex.com Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis and the team have agreed on a 1-year contract extension through the upcoming 2016-2017 NFL season. Lewis was an NFL coach of the year candidate for much of last year, leading the Bengals to a franchise best 8-0 start and 12-4 record, but many people, including myself, thought he may very well end up getting fired after … Continue reading Lewis, Bengals Reach Agreement