New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski may have cost himself millions of dollars in contract bonuses this season after he received a one-game suspension for a late hit on Buffalo Bills cornerback Tre’Davious White last Sunday. Gronkowski’s current deal with the Patriots includes several incentives tied to his on-field performance. The Patriots star needs […]
Panthers add $2M in incentives to Olsen’s deal
FOXBORO — OK. Now it's the offseason. Really. This time we mean it. The Patriots had their last spring practice on Thursday, meaning that until the end of July, when training camp begins, everyone is on vacation. Players, coaches, executives. All off. MORE PATRIOTS Felger: I'd be surprised if Brady's the Pats starter in 2019 […]
If he weighs 250 pounds or less on Monday, tailback Eddie Lacy will receive $55,000 from the Seattle Seahawks. The payoff would be part of a seven-tiered incentive structure designed to keep Lacy at a healthy playing weight during the 2017 season. If he meets all of his benchmarks, Lacy will earn $385,000 on top […]
Running back Eddie Lacy had numerous incentives placed in his contract with the Seattle Seahawks that gave him benchmarks to hit this season. Ultimately, Lacy views the incentives as strong encouragement. “As a competitor you want to be challenged,” Lacy said on Friday.
Lacy struggled with his weight in Green Bay over the past couple seasons
Robert Griffin III is looking to reignite his career in 2016, and the Cleveland Browns are reportedly prepared to pay him handsomely if he does. In terms of average yearly salary, Griffin is the second-lowest paid starting quarterback (not on a rookie deal) in the league, ahead of only the Los Angeles Rams stop-gap passer, […]
Robert Griffin III signed a two-year contract this past offseason, and starting Sunday, the Browns starting QB can begin the process of trying to maximize it.