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ChiefsandO'sfan
02-27-2012, 01:34 PM
Adam Schefter‏@AdamSchefterReply
Browns signed LB D'Qwell Jackson on a five-year, $42.5 million deal that includes $19 millin in guaranteed money and roster bonuses.



Browns re-signed MLB D'Qwell Jackson to a five-year contract.
According to the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Jackson will receive $42.5 million, including $19 million in guarantees and bonuses. It's a staggering sum for a player who missed 26 games due to injury in 2009-10. The Browns likely have an out clause in the form a roster bonus within the next two years. The 28-year-old racked up 158 tackles last season as a strong Comeback Player of the Year candidate anchoring Dick Jauron's 4-3 defense. The Browns are still willing to use the franchise, with Phil Dawson as a more likely candidate than Peyton Hillis.

Thig Lyfe
02-27-2012, 01:37 PM
Wow, that's $42.5 million per apostrophe.

Dicky McElephant
02-27-2012, 01:40 PM
Jackson is a beast......when healthy.

Okie_Apparition
02-27-2012, 01:44 PM
I'd need extra to stay in Cleveland or Cincinnati
I doubt Pittsburgh is a bed of roses

Mr. Laz
02-27-2012, 02:47 PM
wow ... hasn't jackson had off-the-field issues too?

Setsuna
02-27-2012, 02:54 PM
Browns are in panic mode, have been for over a decade.

Chris Rainey for Chiefs 2012!

Okie_Apparition
02-27-2012, 03:02 PM
How many masters do you serve