Rumor Roundup with Joey Alibro

By Joey Alibro Twitter: @joeyalibro Eli Manning’s Contract Situation Earlier this week, it was reported that in discussions with the Giants about a contract extension Eli Manning suggested that he wanted to be the highest paid player in football. Apparently, however, Eli himself was surprised by this news. He refuted the report and said that he hadn’t heard anything about

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Rumor Roundup with Joey Alibro

By Joey Alibro Twitter: @joeyalibro Dez Bryant’s and Demaryius Thomas’ Contracts With the franchise tag deadline looming, both the Broncos and Cowboys were able to reach long term agreements with their star receivers. It was reported that the agents of Thomas and Bryant legally colluded to set their price at a whopping total of $70 million over the next five

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Rumor Roundup with Joey Alibro

By Joey Alibro Twitter: @joeyalibro First edition of a weekly column breaking down noteworthy news in pro football. Russell Wilson Contract Situation The Seattle Seahawks and their young star quarterback have been trying to hash out a new deal all offseason. Wilson, who took Seattle to two straight Super Bowl appearances, is only scheduled to make $1.5 million dollars this

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