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The New England Patriots and DT Vince Wilfork have restructured his contract so that the player will have three more years on the team.
The deal will be for three years and will payout around $22.5 million
NBC Sports reports he was supposed to make $7.5 million this year, the last year of his contract. But the Patriots were likely hoping for less than that, since he’s 31 and coming off a torn Achilles. While the average suggests the same annual rate per year, it will certainly comes with a significant reduction in cap hit.
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The NFL was already under heavy criticism this week for the way it handled of a domestic violence case involving a prominent player.[more]
Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson's booking on a child abuse charge Saturday has created another crisis for the embattled NFL, already derided for not responding strongly enough to acts of domestic...[more]
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Tom Brady and the New England Patriots took advantage of Adrian Peterson's absence and Matt Cassel's four interceptions, and Chandler Jones returned a field goal he blocked for a touchdown right before...[more]
The New England Patriots took full advantage of Adrian Peterson's absence, though he might not have made much of a difference.[more]