Originally Posted by Drunken.Broncoholic
Ya I think that's how Dumervil got his amount. He performed great on a 4th round contract and he got compensated for those performances.
It's just the way things are, and it all generally evens out in the wash. Elvis outperformed his rookie contract, and he hasn't performed up to his current one. Overall though we've pretty much gotten what we've paid for.
I think the same will be true with Flacco.