ESPN and several New Orleans media outlets are reporting the New Orleans Saints have restructured the contract of quarterback Drew Brees to free up some salary cap space.
The report says a a portion of Brees' salary is being converted into a signing bonus, which frees up some money for this year, but will place a bigger burden on the cap next year.
When I get up in the morning, I don't check my e-mail 'til I've been up for about an hour and had at least 2 cups of coffee. I don't like big surprises first thing in the morning. Sunday, I got up, poured myself a cup & logged onto Facebook. The first thing to appear, a status update from ESPN, announcing the passing of longtime anchor Stuart Scott.
On Monday, after Hank Williams Jr. appeared on Fox News and compared President Obama and House Speaker John A. Boehner’s recent golf outing to “Hitler playing golf with Netanyahu,” ESPN pulled Williams’ classic opening theme from that night’s airing of ‘Monday Night Football.’
‘All My Rowdy Friends Are Here on Monday Night,’ which includes the catchphrase, “Are you ready for some football?,” had
Now that the NFL dispute between players and coaches has been settled and the longest lockout in history is over, are you ready for some football?! The Saints will play their first pre-season game at home against San Francisco on Friday August 12th...