Originally Posted by jd1020
Thats all well and good but Soliai is still going to get a sizeable contract so you are probably only talking about saving $4M or so a year IF you gave him every penny of that $20M in year 1.
Vince Wilfork got 5/40M. 8M average.
Pay him half in year one you are left with 4/20. 5M average.
You are only saving a whopping 3M a year.
When you start to break shit down its pretty sad what that number actually boils down to.
You have no idea how the salary cap works and how contracts are renegotiated.