The Cleveland Browns lengthy courtship of Jadeveon Clowney has eventually compensated off. On Thursday, we bought the agreement specifics.
Browns GM Andrew Berry again utilized some creativity to preserve a absolutely free agent signing’s cap hit to a minimal through this year’s cap crunch. Clowney’s deal has four “void years” attached which prorates his signing bonus of $4.5M above five many years ensuing in just a $3.8M cap strike, in accordance to Spotrac.
It includes an $8 million foundation wage and $7 million is fully assured. The cap hit receives unfold out with four void years built into the contract. Berry used void decades with cornerback Troy Hill too.
I caught up with Nick Shook of NFL.com’s ‘Around The NFL’ and questioned him about Berry’s relentless pursuit of Clowney, his new agreement, who he likes for the Browns in the draft, some fascinating information and facts on best rated linebacker prospects and aspects bordering the Browns determination to not show up at voluntary OTA’s and keep on with a digital offseason. Enjoy!