The new Collective Bargaining Agreement(CBA) has been approved by the players. The salary cap has officially been set at $198.2 million for the 2020 season. The deadline to use the franchise tag players is tomorrow at 11:59:59 am(Brandon Scherff was tagged by the Redskins yesterday). The NFL’s legal tampering period starts tomorrow at 12 pm. The new league year starts on Wednesday, March 18th at 4pm(if the coronavirus doesn’t push that back). Deals are being reported today following the news of the CBA approval and the official the salary cap.
Here are the deals and trades that have already been announced around the NFL today. Will the Redskins make any moves before free agency?
The Baltimore Ravens sent a 2020 5th round pick to the Jacksonville Jaguars for 33-year old DE Calais Campbell. They immediately signed him to a new 2-year, $27 million deal.
The Indianapolis Colts signed LT Anthony Costanzo to a 2-year, $33 million extension making him the highest-paid left tackle in the NFL.
The #Colts are signing LT Anthony Castonzo to a two-year, $33 million contract extension, source said.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) March 15, 2020
The Tennessee Titans signed QB Ryan Tannehill to a 4-year, $118 million contract extension.
Ryan Tannehill has agreed to terms on a new four-year contract with the Titans, per source. Here’s the numbers:— Jeff Darlington (@JeffDarlington) March 15, 2020
$29.5m average per year
$62m full guarantee
$91m total guarantee
BIG deal for Tannehill!
Here’s more numbers on Ryan Tannehill’s deal, per source:— Jeff Darlington (@JeffDarlington) March 15, 2020
2020 is $17.5m fully guaranteed.
2021 is $24.5m fully guaranteed.
2022 is $29m guaranteed for injury at signing and fully guaranteed on 5th day of 2021 league year.
2023 is $27.5m base.
With the Ryan Tannehill deal done, Tennessee can now franchise tag RB Derrick Henry — keeping both of their key players from the 2019 season. https://t.co/NNIetSKiqU— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 15, 2020
The Houston Texans sign CB Bradley Roby to a 3-year, $36 million contract extension.
The Atlanta Falcons sign DT Tyeler Davison to a 3-year, $12 million contract extension.
The three-year extension for Falcons DT Tyeler Davison is worth $12M, with $4.5M guaranteed, per source. Davison was a standout run stuffer last year for Atlanta after signing a one-year deal.— Field Yates (@FieldYates) March 15, 2020
The New England Patriots sign S Devin McCourty to a 2-year, $23 million contract extension.
The #Patriots are giving safety and team leader Devin McCourty a 2-year deal worth $23M, sources say. He gets $17M guaranteed – keeping him in New England for his career and allowing him to play with his brother again.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 15, 2020
The Green Bay Packers signed free agent LB Christian Kirksey to a 2-year, $16 million contract.