Earl Thomas to Ravens

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

  1. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

    45,162 Messages
    21,798 Likes Received
    That's OK... Inside joke.
     
  2. Flamma

    Flamma Well-Known Member

    2,727 Messages
    2,317 Likes Received
    I hear ya. It wasn't that ridiculous of a contract. The guaranteed money ends after the first two years. The first year's cap hip is a bargain. The next 2 are a bit higher than most would like. But I can easily see him having at least 2 more good years. How much cheaper did people expect?
     
  3. ondaedg

    ondaedg Well-Known Member

    501 Messages
    515 Likes Received
    Eek.
     
    MichaelWinicki likes this.
  4. iceberg

    iceberg rock music matters Zone Supporter

    32,944 Messages
    5,975 Likes Received
    i think so. i didn't want him at any price. he plays for him and we got rid of that in dez.
     
  5. Cowfan75

    Cowfan75 Well-Known Member

    2,245 Messages
    2,445 Likes Received
    Hope you didn't spend too much time in front of the computer comin gup with that...zinger. No points off for trying, I suppose.
     
  6. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

    45,759 Messages
    34,922 Likes Received
    Please.


    This fan base doesn’t like good players for some reason.

    We like to keep it as jaggy as possible around here.
     
  7. Nightman

    Nightman Capologist

    27,053 Messages
    23,970 Likes Received
    a lot cheaper than 16m a year
     
  8. iceberg

    iceberg rock music matters Zone Supporter

    32,944 Messages
    5,975 Likes Received
    the fan base loves good players.

    we just disagree on who they are and what price they're worth.
     
  9. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

    45,759 Messages
    34,922 Likes Received
    Well.. He’s the best safety in football, future HOF’r and fits our scheme perfectly.

    Only 30 as well so will be playing for 5 or more years if he wants.
     
    ondaedg likes this.
  10. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member

    44,537 Messages
    31,242 Likes Received
    They are saying that the broken leg 6 months ago--a second major leg injury--made them dial it back some.
    Who knows though
     
  11. George

    George a legend in your own mind

    852 Messages
    256 Likes Received
    Regardless of the draft picks, we couldn’t afford him. Really, it’s our poor drafting that causes us to need any money left over for positions we didn’t cover. We can’t afford more than 5 bonafide stars.
     
  12. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

    29,284 Messages
    11,033 Likes Received
  13. coult44

    coult44 Well-Known Member

    4,538 Messages
    3,932 Likes Received
    Because you bargain basement guys have watched sooooo many super bowls
     
  14. blueblood70

    blueblood70 Well-Known Member

    4,810 Messages
    3,326 Likes Received
    anyone here think a back to back injury years aging safety should have got that salary ? its beyond rich even for ET, I like and wanted earl but all along most of us said NOT for that money..22 guaranteed first 9 games 32 overall and 55 overall.. thats way rich for him..yes I said it.,im disappointed we didnt get him but glad we saved a bad contract..Ravens were the only ones and why? because they let suggs and weddle walk and others and were bit desperate to make splash..
     
  15. blueblood70

    blueblood70 Well-Known Member

    4,810 Messages
    3,326 Likes Received
    16 and 16 is friendly, not FN way.. its guaranteed so if he even makes two years or not hes gets 16 per but 22 just for playing one year? its not friendly..hes worth 12 per yr, period end of story..3 for 36 is my offer 20 guaranteed..thats what is friendly..
     
  16. baltcowboy

    baltcowboy Well-Known Member

    1,099 Messages
    886 Likes Received
    I would rather we spend the money on the man called Suh.
     
  17. SeanLee50

    SeanLee50 Well-Known Member

    10,147 Messages
    15,625 Likes Received
    I heard he thought he was going to KC.

    Wonder if we were even in contention
     
  18. baltcowboy

    baltcowboy Well-Known Member

    1,099 Messages
    886 Likes Received
    Huh? Oh you mean Hooker the safety from Ohio state. Need to get my head out the gutter.
     
    Furboy likes this.
  19. baltcowboy

    baltcowboy Well-Known Member

    1,099 Messages
    886 Likes Received
    I don't understand the Ravens making this move. Their paying their secondary big money but have no defensive ends. I guess OBJ scared them.
     
  20. JPostSam

    JPostSam Well-Known Member

    1,651 Messages
    1,193 Likes Received
    because he wasn't hurt then. :)
     

Share This Page