The Cardinals have asked safety Tyrann Mathieu to take a pay cut, Mathieu told Gregg Rosenthal of NFL Media.
Mathieu said he and his agent spoke with the Cardinals on Thursday. He sounded open to a restructure but not a pay cut.
But taking money out of my pocket. I don’t like how that feels, Mathieu said.
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Murray was set to make $6.5 million in salary and bonus during the 2018 season and had the same cap hit. The Titans will get all of that money back once Murray is officially off the roster.
Murray ran 184 times for 659 yards and six touchdowns last season and missed the team’s final three games with a knee injury. Derrick Henry led the Titans in rushing and will take over as the No. 1 back now that Murray will be heading elsewhere to continue his career.
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The Chicago Bears reunite new offensive line coach Harry Hiestand with his former stud pupil, Nelson, while solidifying the middle of an offense that suddenly looks potent.
Nelson is one of the two or three best players in the draft regardless of positional value. He’s massive (6’5, 329 lbs) but moves like a smaller guard. He’s tough, physical, agile and can open up running lanes that will make head coach Matt Nagy’s offense tick. Selecting a guard in the top 10 might not be exciting, but Nelson has the tools of an immediate blue chip starter. 聽
Bennett had been widely perceived to be on the trading block as the Seahawks attempt to put together a younger, cheaper defense. Bennett and has three years left on his contract and has a cap hit of $7.4 million in 2018. The Eagles don’t have a lot of cap space, but they’ve decided to take on a fairly expensive veteran as they seek to win another Super Bowl.