Originally Posted by Corrosion
For the most part , it guarantee's his contract for the season , he may or may not get a deal with another team .... Being an UDFA , the safe bet is to take the $$ and sit.He'll spend a year with the team .... giving him the time to absorb the offense and have a solid shot at making next years 53.
That makes sense and also explains why I don't gamble. I rarely take the safe bet.
So he gets the rookie minimum for his time on IR? I mean, there has to be some kind of financial reward for this.