The NFL announced Friday it awarded 32 compensatory picks in April’s NFL Draft.
In the end, things worked out for Manning and the player he was traded for: Philip Rivers. Manning brought home a pair of Super Bowl wins to New York, and San Diego got to enjoy some successful seasons with Rivers before the team left for Los Angeles.
“That’s not what it’s about. I love the building process here. I started out in my career never coming in the front door. I’ve always got to go in the back.”
Although teams have until March 1 to stick a franchise tag on players, the Plain Dealer reports the Browns have no plans to tag Pryor. While the final year of his rookie contract paid him $1.67 million in 2016, he’s expected to see a big raise coming off a season in which he hauled in 77 passes for 1,007 yards and four touchdown receptions. He’s expected to command in the neighborhood of $9 million per season.
Whether the Browns are willing to rise to that range remains to be Personalized Cheap Jerseys seen. But Pryor certainly sounds as if he’s committed to helping Jackson and the Browns rebuild.
“I have no problem with, just because we were 1-15 or whatever this year, coming back,” Pryor said. “I don’t mind starting fresh next year and continuing to grow, because I think it’s more exciting when you’re on the bottom. I’m always citing starting from the bottom and getting to Pittsburgh Steelers Cheap Jerseys the top, and I think it’s a greater feeling and it would be great to give Cleveland what they’re looking for.”