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#1 Posted on 27.2.02 1647.16
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After being released by Denver, thug and alleged roid rage poster boy Bill Romanowski signed with Da Raidahs.

Maybe he can coach the team too.
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#2 Posted on 28.2.02 0013.28
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a 7 year deal? did i miss something?
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#3 Posted on 28.2.02 0857.17
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NFL teams make the lengths of contracts over-long because they prorate the signing bonus toward the salary cap over the length of the contract.

Example: A team gives a 5-year contract with a $5 million dollar bonus. Only $1 million counts on this year's cap, giving the team more room to sign other players for this year.

Of course, if the player gets released the entire remainder of the signing bonus get put toward the cap right away. That's part of the reason you're seeing so many guys get released now instead of after June 1, because the cap value would roll over. It's also part of the reason teams like the Cowboys get so bad. I think they had like $25 million toward last year's cap committed to players not on the team anymore.
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#4 Posted on 28.2.02 1100.20
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i personally like roman. i thought the texans should have picked him up to bring fire to their new and young defense... but that was my own personal opinion.
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#5 Posted on 28.2.09 1532.36
    Originally posted by quagmire
    a 7 year deal? did i miss something?
Does that mean this is the last season of that deal? Ah ha ha. I forget... is he even still alive?
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#6 Posted on 28.2.02 2000.21
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just imagine what this signing will bring to the raider-bronco rivalry.

it's going to get worse!!!!....Romo cheap shotting bronco players and Shanny hating Big Al more!
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#7 Posted on 28.2.02 2126.58
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You have to read the details... he only plays for 1-2 years, then he becomes the team's pharmacutical supplier!
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