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Ndamukong Suh's Dolphins contract makes Buccaneers look genius

When Gerald McCoy signed a seven-year, $95.2 million deal this past season, he set new records for a deal for defensive tackles. And rightly so, as McCoy is the best defensive tackle in the NFL -- yes, he's better than Ndamukong Suh. And yet, Ndamukong Suh is set to receive a deal that shatters' McCoy's previous record. ESPN's Chris Mortensen reports that the former Lion will get a staggering $114 million with $60 million in guaranteed money from the Miami Dolphins over a total of six years, once free agency officially starts. That gives Suh a whopping $19 million per year, and $20 million...
Detroit Lions won't use franchise tag on Ndamukong Suh

Detroit Lions won't use franchise tag on Ndamukong Suh

The Detroit Lions will not place the franchise tag on Ndamukong Suh according to the team web site. The deadline to use the tag is 4 p.m. today. The Lions would have had to pay $26.8 million to Suh for the 2015 season if they used the tag. The team will continue to negotiate with him. He can become a free agent at 4 p.m. on March 10. It's likely the defensive tackle will demand the type of money defensive end J.J. Watt got from the Houston Texans — six years for $100 million with $51.7 million guaranteed. That is similar to defensive tackle Gerald McCoy who signed an...

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