3:23 AM EDT, Sun March 29, 2015

Colston, Bunkley, Hawthorne, Restructure Details and Cap Liabilities

Details are finally coming out on several restructures. Brodrick Bunkley's restructure was leaked a couple of days ago and the details are: $1.25 mil base salary, a $900 k signing bonus, a $300 k workout bonus, and a $712.5 k restructure bonus. His total cap hit will be $3,162,500 for the 2015 season. No changes to his 2016 contract details leaves about $3,225,000 in dead money "lost dollars." The Saints have also restructured David Hawthorne's contract. With the release of the more expensive Curtis Lofton, who has signed a 3 year deal with the Raiders, Hawthorne is the veteran experience...
Times-Picayune Mar 6, 2015

Marques Colston, Brodrick Bunkley stay with Saints; Junior Galette trade rumors: Podcast

Larry Holder also discusses the Justin Forsett-Saints chatter

Tracking the Saints Signing Rumors: Brodrick Bunkley Takes Pay Cut

Action is really picking up today. Several players have either been resigned or had their contracts modified. The first reported was that Marques Colston had restructured his contract to stay with the Saints. Next Jamarca Sanford signed a 1 year deal. Now the news is out that Brodrick Bunkley has taken a paycut to remain with the team. Can confirm Brodrick Bunkley agreed to take paycut to stay w: #Saints, via source. Told deal mirror image of last year. Near $3M in savings — Larry Holder (@LarryHolder) March 6, 2015 Worth noting on Bunkey deal. Technically a pay cut from...
Times-Picayune Mar 6, 2015

Brodrick Bunkley accepts pay cut to stay with New Orleans Saints, source says

Bunkley, 31, was slated to count $6.11 million against the 2015 salary cap before the changes.

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