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Since that other Texas team has signed Foster

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by cowboy_ron, Mar 5, 2012.

  1. cowboy_ron

    cowboy_ron You Can't Fix Stupid

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    Will this mean that they use the tag on Mario now?
  2. arglebargle

    arglebargle Well-Known Member

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    Too Expensive: From what I have heard they'd be in the 18-20 mil range for a tag. Texans are wrestling with the cap.....somethings got to give.
  3. Chocolate Lab

    Chocolate Lab Run-loving Dino

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    Yeah, I'm pretty sure Foster was still on a dirt-cheap contract, so unlike sometimes when a longer-term deal creates a lower cap figure, I don't think this helps them much.
  4. cowboy_ron

    cowboy_ron You Can't Fix Stupid

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    I think it was like 6 yrs 47M
  5. numnuts23

    numnuts23 Active Member

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    Chron.com say's it's $22 million - which is INSANE. No way he gets tagged at that type of figure.
  6. burmafrd

    burmafrd Well-Known Member

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    with Williams the Texans get burned since as a #1 overall pick and a huge salary to begin with, that one rule that requires that the player get paid more by a percentage kicks in and I heard it is almost $23 million
  7. cowboy_ron

    cowboy_ron You Can't Fix Stupid

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    Didn't realize it was quite that high
  8. trickblue

    trickblue Old Testament... Zone Supporter

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    Definite Catch22... or 23 as in this case...
  9. Duane

    Duane Active Member

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    Heard on the news this morning that neither Williams or Chris Meyers got tagged so both are UFAs.

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