Johnny Manziel will likely sit out the 2017 NFL season, something that has prompted him to think about his future.
The former Browns quarterback was asked at the International Football Betting Conference in Costa Rica what he would do if his NFL career was over.
According to the 2016 remittance policy, with three players suspended, the Cowboys would be fined 25 percent of the base salary the players will lose while suspended — which translates to roughly $91,000.
However, three more Cowboys possibly are facing suspensions: Ezekiel Elliott, Nolan Carroll and Damien Wilson. That, according to ESPN.com, could bring the league-levied fine to $500,000, the maximum under NFL rules.
Last year, the Cowboys were fined the max $500,000 for the NFL’s suspensions of Rolando McClain, Randy Gregory and DeMarcus Lawrence.
In an effort to prevent teams from acquiring players who have violated league rules, the NFL created the remittance policy, which fines the team a player is with and not necessarily the one he played for when he violated the rules (Moore’s suspension, for example, is a result of violating the league’s substance-abuse policy when he was with the Seahawks).
It was corny, with verbiage like despite our repeated attempts and we accept his decision to try to make him out to be the bad guy. Yet coming from Washington, it’s Basketball Jerseys For Sale not all that surprising.
Aside from that, the deal wasn’t good enough for Cousins to tell Cheap NFL Jerseys Paypal himself that he couldn’t do better. NFL.com’s Tom Pelissero pointed out, taking that offer would’ve meant gaining about $29 million and one year’s security in exchange for giving [Washington] his rights through 2022 (and preserving their option to bail any time after 2018, barring injury). That’s an easy pass if you’re Cousins.