Originally Posted by Bacchus
If you do not sign him right now. Next year some team will make him the highest paid OLman in NFL history. Pay now or watch him leave later.
For the millionth time, there is such a thing as the franchise tag. Nobody else can even talk to him.
And if some team wants to make him the highest paid OLineman in history after we're done with him, then that can only mean that this year he plays like the best OLineman in history and we reap the benefits. He certainly hasn't even been in the top 5 the last 2+ years, so he's going to have to literally be the best in the league this year to merit that kind of contract.