Welcome to PatsFans.com

Ridley and Mallet's contracts disapproved by NFL

Discussion in 'PatsFans.com - Patriots Fan Forum' started by BradfordPatsFan, Jul 31, 2011.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. BradfordPatsFan

    BradfordPatsFan In the Starting Line-Up

    Joined:
    May 7, 2006
    Messages:
    2,525
    Likes Received:
    2
    Ratings:
    +2 / 0 / -0

    According to Aaron Wilson, who is pretty reliable. Anyone else heard this?

    Nothing major, according to him, just some language needs to be redone. I would assume this is due to the new CBA guidelines for rookie deals.

    LINK




    I didn't see this posted anywhere else. If an oversight, please merge or delete.
     
    Last edited by a moderator: Aug 2, 2011
  2. strngplyr

    strngplyr In the Starting Line-Up

    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2010
    Messages:
    3,461
    Likes Received:
    115
    Ratings:
    +301 / 3 / -0

    ...Aren't both signed? Vareen, Dowling, and Solder are the only ones that need to be signed.
     
  3. PatsBoy12

    PatsBoy12 Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    Joined:
    Mar 25, 2009
    Messages:
    6,724
    Likes Received:
    66
    Ratings:
    +186 / 2 / -0

    #12 Jersey

    Again? Aren't they the second and third? Wow, I'm starting to believe this stuff about Goodell.
     
  4. Patjew

    Patjew PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2005
    Messages:
    9,656
    Likes Received:
    71
    Ratings:
    +175 / 2 / -1

    No Jersey Selected

    Someday we'll stop cheating.
     
  5. Haley

    Haley In the Starting Line-Up

    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2010
    Messages:
    2,411
    Likes Received:
    86
    Ratings:
    +294 / 4 / -1

    Does this happen to other teams as well? Or is it just our contracts that get turned down?
     
  6. eom

    eom In the Starting Line-Up

    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2007
    Messages:
    2,606
    Likes Received:
    13
    Ratings:
    +36 / 0 / -2

    margins weren't the correct size
     
  7. TB146

    TB146 On the Game Day Roster

    Joined:
    May 23, 2008
    Messages:
    474
    Likes Received:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0 / -0

    They didn't use the required font: Comic Sans.
     
  8. JSn

    JSn Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    Joined:
    Jun 22, 2008
    Messages:
    7,449
    Likes Received:
    32
    Ratings:
    +33 / 0 / -0

    Been hearing about a lot of this around the league. Likely just nuances of the new deal. Nothing to worry about.
     
  9. patsfanboy

    patsfanboy On the Game Day Roster

    Joined:
    Jan 10, 2010
    Messages:
    263
    Likes Received:
    2
    Ratings:
    +5 / 4 / -0

    #80 Jersey

    I happened with 2 players from the Jags as well.
     
  10. italia44

    italia44 In the Starting Line-Up

    Joined:
    Sep 21, 2006
    Messages:
    3,287
    Likes Received:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0 / -0

    Where are they sending these contracts....Bletchley Park?
     
  11. ausbacker

    ausbacker Brady > Manning. PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Apr 23, 2008
    Messages:
    13,807
    Likes Received:
    280
    Ratings:
    +887 / 14 / -5

    #51 Jersey

    This is beginning to become ridiculous. Goodell needs a cricket bat across the knees to remind him who runs this ship.
     
  12. Gwedd

    Gwedd PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2007
    Messages:
    5,218
    Likes Received:
    160
    Ratings:
    +435 / 6 / -1

    #61 Jersey

    Running them through an old Enigma machine too, I suspect. :D
     
  13. italia44

    italia44 In the Starting Line-Up

    Joined:
    Sep 21, 2006
    Messages:
    3,287
    Likes Received:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0 / -0

    Nice to run into a fellow WWII history buff(I'm currently reading John Keegan's "The Second World War",for the 3rd time....terrific).:rocker:
     
  14. Calciumee

    Calciumee PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2008
    Messages:
    4,613
    Likes Received:
    3
    Ratings:
    +14 / 0 / -1

    #3 Jersey

    RG: This contracts aren't in Comic Sans

    BB: You are kidding me right?

    RG: No, look at it, it looks like Stan Lee has written in!

    [​IMG]

    :D :D :D
     
  15. MoLewisrocks

    MoLewisrocks PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 25, 2005
    Messages:
    19,949
    Likes Received:
    29
    Ratings:
    +29 / 0 / -0

    This has happened in the past to every team, not surprising it is happening now. The management council reviews all signed contracts for CBA compliance. If they somehow violate the terms of the agreement they get disapproved and have to be tweeked to comply.
     
  16. Gwedd

    Gwedd PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2007
    Messages:
    5,218
    Likes Received:
    160
    Ratings:
    +435 / 6 / -1

    #61 Jersey

    I personally enjoyed his "Face of Battle". That got me started and the rest is, er, history! :D
     
  17. Mike the Brit

    Mike the Brit Minuteman Target PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2004
    Messages:
    5,878
    Likes Received:
    205
    Ratings:
    +486 / 2 / -2

    Disable Jersey

    I don't see what's wrong with rookie contracts being signed in blood (even if it's not their own).
     
  18. BlueThunder

    BlueThunder PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2009
    Messages:
    3,219
    Likes Received:
    26
    Ratings:
    +89 / 0 / -1

    #24 Jersey

    Leave it to the Old guys to read real history...seems the schools now teach modified versions....sad

    Most kids now probably think that The Longest Day refers to the last day of school or that Operation Husky has something to do with surgery on dogs.

    Hats off to History


    Football...Football..Contracts....

    Had to make this post football related :D
     
  19. PatsFans.com Article

    PatsFans.com Article In the Starting Line-Up

    Joined:
    Sep 10, 2007
    Messages:
    3,203
    Likes Received:
    1
    Ratings:
    +1 / 0 / -0

    Mallett and Ridley's Contracts Rejected

    Mallett and Ridley's Contracts Rejected
    By: Ian Logue

    Two more deals were sent back after being disapproved by the league recently....

     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page

unset ($sidebar_block_show); ?>