Originally Posted by gyldenlove
Again, you only get fined if you are under contract. Until Clady puts name to paper he is not under contract and can't be fined.
He can't be fined, but he can't collect the entire $9.8 mil. He'll lose the 10 weeks of game checks and collect around $4 mil for the season instead. So, in effect, it is a $6 mil fine.