Earl Thomas to Ravens

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by stiletto, Mar 13, 2019.

  1. ESisback

    ESisback Well-Known Member

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    I’m not pushing a false narrative OR telling anyone how to behave or react. You can behave or react any damn way you want, just as I’m able to react to it any damn way I want. You can say Jerry’s from outer space if you want. Conversely, I can laugh and say that’s stupid if I want. Get it?

    My whole point is always being disappointed and always complaining and always being unhappy about a game we have no control over is a monumental waste of time. It’s an eye rolling exercise in futility, but rage on!✊
     
  2. ESisback

    ESisback Well-Known Member

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    Possibly. We’ll never know.
     
  3. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for your "permission"...
    :rolleyes:
     
  4. ESisback

    ESisback Well-Known Member

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    Jerry will cry himself to sleep. Buh-bye!
     
  5. ESisback

    ESisback Well-Known Member

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    Gratitude. Cool. Grateful for your acceptance.
     
  6. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    The key number is 22 million guaranteed in 1st 9 months
     
  7. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Eric Berry
     
  8. cowboyfan4life2

    cowboyfan4life2 Well-Known Member

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    Garbage is being nice he is worse than garbage.
     
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  9. dfense

    dfense Well-Known Member

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    What a horendous reach. $55 million?

    He won't finish the season healthy.
     
  10. cowboyfan4life2

    cowboyfan4life2 Well-Known Member

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    Ya how dare we want our team to try to improve.
     
  11. CyberB0b

    CyberB0b Village Idiot

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    You guys ain't ready for the Jeff Heath show.
     
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  12. dplant22

    dplant22 Well-Known Member

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    Well, KC released Eric Berry, he's about 3 years past his best playing days. That sounds like just the type of signing Dallas likes
     
  13. RodeoJake

    RodeoJake Well-Known Member

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    I really hope we don't lose ET as a fan. That's far more important.
     
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  14. ESisback

    ESisback Well-Known Member

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    We all do. Some just don’t need 24/7 moaning.
     
  15. ESisback

    ESisback Well-Known Member

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    Of course ANYTHING is better than Heath, though!
     
  16. Rogerthat12

    Rogerthat12 DWAREZ

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    1. Signing bonus: $20 million.

    2. 2019 base salary: $2 million, fully guaranteed.

    3. 2020 base salary: $10 million, fully guaranteed.

    4. 2021 base salary: $11 million.

    5. 2022 base salary: $12 million.

    That’s it. It’s that simple, and that straightforward.

    Maybe other teams and agents should take that as a hint as to how easy it can all be.

    https://profootballtalk.nbcsports.c...-gets-32-million-fully-guaranteed-at-signing/
     
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  17. AbeBeta

    AbeBeta Well-Known Member

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    These terms are basically 2 years for 32 million. ET was looking for 14 mill a year and got 2 years at 16 mill per year. He agreed to a tiny bit less than 14 mill a year in exchange for more upfront - that's always a good decision. Those last two years are basically options that both parties have to agree to. The Ravens have to be willing to pay and ET has to be willing to continue to play. He could very well just retire after two year (he's hinted at it previously)
     
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  18. DakPresgoat

    DakPresgoat Well-Known Member

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    Yep. Actually a solid deal for the Ravens and one the cowboys should have matched.

    But we like our guys.
     
  19. Nightman

    Nightman Capologist

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    Cap hits of if kept all 4/55m
    7m
    15m
    16m
    17m

    Cap Hits if kept 2yr/32m
    7m
    9m
    8m dead
    8m dead

    Cap Hits if 3/43m
    7m
    9m
    19m
    8m
     
  20. Idgit

    Idgit Riding the Red Rocket Staff Member

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    What do you mean by “even you” here? I question this team’s decision making all the time.

    Don’t by your own line that just because I think we have a good coach I think we’re making enough good decisions to win a world championship.

    I didn’t want to give a straight 2nd for Thomas last season. Highest I wanted to go was the 2nd for Thomas and a 4th. And that was before he broke his leg again.

    I do think we’re generally too conservative in FA, and that it’s hurt us. But I get not wanting to offer $14.5AAV and 32MM GTD here. That’s a lot of money.
     

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