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Re: 2014 NFL Free Agent Tracker
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Pats get revis
One year rental...
While Revis' deal has a cash value of $12 million this year, as reported by ESPN, the sides added a second year to the pact. The
second year is worth $20 million
, a sum so large it makes it unlikely the Patriots would pay it, thus making Revis an unrestricted free agent again in 2015.
The second year helps the team spread the salary-cap charges for Revis over two seasons instead of taking one $12 million cap hit in 2014. It also eliminates the chance he could be given the franchise tag by the Patriots in 2015.
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