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NFL Rookie Wage Scale Holding Up Deal?

This is a GREAT article regarding what could be the final hurdle to getting a deal done.  The NFL rookie wage scale. If it is, the final hurdle that is, then both sides should have this ironed out now instead of later considering there is only a minimal separation from what is being offered by both sides.  In fact, the deal on the table and the counter will significantly reduce the leagues payout to rookies while using that money on veterans and retired players.

Take a quick jaunt over to PFT and read the full story.

Topics: NFL, NFLPA, Rookie Wage Scale

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  • Scalzo

    Rookies need to earn their money. Tired of seeing people like Jamarcus Russell coming into the league with record contracts and fail to do anything but get fat.

    • Mademan719

      I feel the same way! Don’t need nomore d lineman trying to play qb.