The NFLPA may file grievances on behalf of 160 rookies because of some language in their initial NFL contracts.
The players’ union reviewed the rookie contracts and found that about 25 or 26 teams included in the deals language that is prohibited by the collective bargaining agreement.
Many are aware James was an all-state wide receiver in high school. Mark Murphy, a Packers Hall of Fame member who coached James at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School, once compared him to Jerry Rice.
“I haven’t had the chance to be around Colin too much, but the times I have he’s been great,” Wilson said (via Pro Football Talk). “Obviously, I think first of all he’s a really, really good football player. He’s made a lot of good plays in a lot of big games and done a lot of good things. I have tons of respect for him in that way.
“And then in terms of everything else he stood for, I think he was trying to stand for the right things, he was trying to stand for equality. And so I respect that too, as well. … I wouldn’t have any issue at all. As many good players as we could have, the better.”
While cutting Decker would create $5.75 million in cap space, New York’s choices for a free-agent replacement are thin at this point. It’s clear the Jets are just trying to dump his salary after cutting veteran linebacker David Harris, who was going into 11th season.
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