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Longwell contract details

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by dbair1967, Mar 14, 2006.

  1. dbair1967

    dbair1967 Arch Defender

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    sorry if a repost...it doesnt give the signing bonus details, but I cant believe we didnt bring this guy down here for this:

    Vikings | Contract update: R. Longwell
    Mon, 13 Mar 2006 22:14:37 -0800

    Bob McGinn, of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, reports Minnesota Vikings PK Ryan Longwell signed a five-year contract with base salaries of $710,000 (2006), $820,000 (2007), $1.62 million (2008), $1.85 million (2009), and $1.5 million (2010). There is also a $500,000 roster bonus in the final year of the contract.
  2. CrazyCowboy

    CrazyCowboy Well-Known Member

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    Not to bad for a consistant kicker like we need badly
  3. BulletBob

    BulletBob The Godfather

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    There's got to be a signing bonus in addition to this, no?

    If this is the guy BP & JJ had targeted, I cannot imagine that they wouldn't ante up to this deal (unless Ryan didn't want to come here in the first place).
  4. dbair1967

    dbair1967 Arch Defender

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    it was reported as a 5yr, 10 mil deal...so he must have gotten 3 mils or so signing bonus...600k a yr in addition to the salary qould about equal the cap charge...they got him pretty cheap


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