On Monday, the Steelers leaked just enough of their final offer to running back Le’Veon Bell to make Bell look greedy and unreasonable. On Tuesday, enough additional information emerged about the proposed Cheap Hockey Practice Jerseys package to make the Steelers look disingenuous and delusional.
The news that the contract had only $10 million in fully-guaranteed cash means that Bell couldn’t have accepted it. And if his agent, Adisa Bakari, would have accepted it on Bell’s behalf, Bakari probably wouldn’t have been an agent for much longer.
Which requires keeping a close eye on the possibility that, come late August, the Steelers will rescind the franchise tender before Bell can accept it.
The buzz around Mississippi State goes beyond the quarterback. Fitzgerald is joined by 16 other returning starters from a team that won nine games, and the new staff even admits they partially took this gig because of a stacked roster that was ready to win immediately in the toughest division in college football.
Soon, the staff will meet for what Breiner says is an annual summertime tradition under Moorhead, dating back to the duo’s days together at Fordham: They will rank, one through five, their best offensive personnel, the players who must touch the ball the most often.
The next day, Guenther and Gruden checked into rooms at a Hampton Inn just down the street from the Raiders’ facility. For the next two weeks they interviewed assistant coaches. The Raiders’ facility is adjacent to the Oakland Airport, so candidates could be shuffled in every two hours. Gruden and Guenther would get in around 6 a.m. and interview candidates from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m.
Quality candidates can be hard to find; you’re limited to guys who are not under contract with other teams. It’s guys you’ve met before, or someone we’ve already hired on staff has worked with the guy, says Guenther. Sometimes the coach is recommended. Sometimes you look at his team’s tape and say, ‘I remember they had a really good D-line there, or I remember those cornerbacks looking really well-coached. Let’s bring that coach in if he’s available.’
McCain was under contract to the Chargers at that time of the alleged incident and the Chargers initially tendered him as a restricted Cheap Jerseys Online China free agent before rescinding that tender in April. The Colts signed him in May, but McCain did not take part in voluntary workouts or the team’s minicamp after being charged in early June. There’s no word on plans for training camp with the matter still unresolved.