Why The New York Jets Showed Nick Mangold The Money

Friday, August 27th, 2010

NFL offensive linemen are rarely the subject of praise, much less lucrative deals. These gridiron giants battle like behemoths in the trenches, making it possible for the Emmitt Smith’s of the world to receive first-ballot Hall of Fame recognition and for the Ochocinco’s to star in D-list ...

Antonio Gates, San Diego Chargers Agree To Five-Year Extension

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

The NFL's best tight end will not be going anywhere any time soon. Antonio Gates and the San Diego Chargers have come to terms on a contract extension through 2015. The deal, reportedly worth $36.175 million over five years (with $20.4 million in guarantees) will make Gates the NFL's highest-paid tight ...