4 years, $43 million. As usual in these situations: what’s not to like? We get to keep one of the greatest middle linebackers in football through the 2019 season!
Of course, there are consequences, which is where Tony McDaniel comes in. He was released to free up $3 million from our cap this year. As Bobby Wagner said on the day Russell Wilson signed his extension: “Can’t keep everyone.”
It took a little longer than we would’ve hoped, but the two main priorities – Russell Wilson & Bobby Wagner – have been extended. That’s really all I’ve got, because it’s Monday and Mondays are the worst. Let’s all just take a breath and move on to the matters that matter: playing real NFL football games.