Pardon me for being fascinated about the contract situation still lingering between the Saints and quarterback Drew Brees. But it’s been more than eight weeks since the team’s season ended, and the exclusive negotiating period for what would be the latest contract between the two sides has officially expired.
For that reason, teams interested in Brees may insist on secrecy, with nothing at all being said about the pursuit unless and until a deal is done. Even then, it would make sense to keep the news under wraps until the contract is signed. Since nothing can be finalized for two days, the Saints could decide to pull out all the stops if/when another team sufficiently exceeds the best offer New Orleans makes, and Brees tentatively accepts the terms tendered by another team.
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However it s out, it make sense for any team looking for a quarterback to at least make a call. It makes particular sense for the Vikings; if they’re thinking Calvin Munson Jersey of giving big money to Kirk Cousins, why not give it to a guy who may be much better suited to immediately take the Vikings to the place they’re been trying to return for 42 years?
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The Bears are in need of pass-rushers with only Leonard Floyd, Howard Jones and Isaiah Irving returning.
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I think one of thing I鈥檓 looking forward to bringing to the game is my ability to play the run and be stout in the middle, he said during a conference call minutes after his signing was announced.
As for the other options, Jean-Francois is a nine-year veteran who was most recently with the New England Patriots. The team signed him in the middle of last season after he was released by the Green Bay Packers. The 6-foot-3, 313-pounder appeared in six games for New England, recording 10 tackles. He tallied another six spots, plus a sack, in the team鈥檚 three postseason games.