Originally Posted by SteelersCanada
If he really is asking for just a 5 year / 35 million deal, we should sign him tomorrow. That's fairly cheap and if he continues to work with Carnell, then the only way he can go is up. He flashed his potential often this year and if he learns how to catch and bring down INTs, then he's a perennial pro-bowl CB and for 7 million / year, that's a good deal.
If I was willing to pay him $8 million per year, I'd easily pay him $7 million per year.
So, YES to that deal.
(Psst. Don't tell Keenan that I would have paid him $40 million... let him take the $35 million.)