Report: Jimmy Graham and Saints Have Not Talked New Contract (1 Viewer)

ELLIASJWILLIAMS

More than 15K posts served!
VIP Contributor
Joined
Nov 28, 2007
Messages
17,072
Reaction score
30,405
Offline
wouldn't expect them too.

Jimmy dropped damn near 20 balls....im not rewarding him for that as a GM


If he comes out and performs this year its almost certain they will take care of him.
 

bornnraisedwhodat

More than 15K posts served!
Joined
Dec 15, 2009
Messages
26,096
Reaction score
26,868
Offline
wouldn't expect them too.

Jimmy dropped damn near 20 balls....im not rewarding him for that as a GM


If he comes out and performs this year its almost certain they will take care of him.
This would be the time to do rather than he has a monster season next year.

Sent from my SPH-D710 using Tapatalk 2
 

billinms

Tiptoeing Through the Tulips
VIP Subscribing Member
Joined
Oct 1, 2004
Messages
19,649
Reaction score
24,600
Age
48
Location
Ocean Springs
Offline
This would be the time to do rather than he has a monster season next year.

Sent from my SPH-D710 using Tapatalk 2
Problem is right now the Saints have to save money before they spend money. Drew wanted to be the number one payed QB (and I agreed with him) but this is the problem that causes. It's the cost of having a top 5 (or top 1 IMO) QB these days. Atl, Baltimore, and especially Green Bay are about to feel similar pain.
 

ELLIASJWILLIAMS

More than 15K posts served!
VIP Contributor
Joined
Nov 28, 2007
Messages
17,072
Reaction score
30,405
Offline
This would be the time to do rather than he has a monster season next year.

Sent from my SPH-D710 using Tapatalk 2
True..but that time has passed.

Cuz that means jimmy would have to be willing to listen...but if i was him Id go into next year with the intentions of blowing everyone out the water. He'll get paid either way. If he would have had a better year this year i think it would have been a win win for everyone...but Jimmy seemed mentally out of it...or injured depending on how u look @ it.

You don't reward a guy after they type of season he had........he could have had over 100 catche and 1000 or so yards.

Unfortunatly he didn't play up to par.

With that being said i think its in everyone best interest including his to show himself he can have a bounce back year as well as the organization that he can rebound.



He will get his money..he isn't going anywhere. We have a history of making guys play out their contracts anyway if im not mistaken.
 

treeduck

Super Forum Fanatic
Joined
Aug 3, 2011
Messages
6,629
Reaction score
5,695
Offline
I'm not worried about this, this will be taken care of in the same way the Brees deal was and the Sean Payton contract. Nothing to get steamed up about.
 

bornnraisedwhodat

More than 15K posts served!
Joined
Dec 15, 2009
Messages
26,096
Reaction score
26,868
Offline
True..but that time has passed.

Cuz that means jimmy would have to be willing to listen...but if i was him Id go into next year with the intentions of blowing everyone out the water. He'll get paid either way. If he would have had a better year this year i think it would have been a win win for everyone...but Jimmy seemed mentally out of it...or injured depending on how u look @ it.

You don't reward a guy after they type of season he had........he could have had over 100 catche and 1000 or so yards.

Unfortunatly he didn't play up to par.

With that being said i think its in everyone best interest including his to show himself he can have a bounce back year as well as the organization that he can rebound.



He will get his money..he isn't going anywhere. We have a history of making guys play out their contracts anyway if im not mistaken.
True. It takes two to tango.

Sent from my SPH-D710 using Tapatalk 2
 

TonyV

Master Degree On Saints
Joined
Mar 13, 2012
Messages
604
Reaction score
1,175
Location
Fleur De Ville/Northshore
Offline
Dropped balls, took out coachs knee, unleveling goal posts to bring the ladder crew out The boy does it all the way or nothing. But will have a monster year when we get this running game going again
 

bornnraisedwhodat

More than 15K posts served!
Joined
Dec 15, 2009
Messages
26,096
Reaction score
26,868
Offline
Problem is right now the Saints have to save money before they spend money. Drew wanted to be the number one payed QB (and I agreed with him) but this is the problem that causes. It's the cost of having a top 5 (or top 1 IMO) QB these days. Atl, Baltimore, and especially Green Bay are about to feel similar pain.
Funny thing is Brees is not even in the top 5 of QBs as far as cap hit this season. Loomis structured it pretty well. Whats hurting us now is the big spending last season and old bloated contracts like smith, vilma, and harper.

Sent from my SPH-D710 using Tapatalk 2
 

billinms

Tiptoeing Through the Tulips
VIP Subscribing Member
Joined
Oct 1, 2004
Messages
19,649
Reaction score
24,600
Age
48
Location
Ocean Springs
Offline
Funny thing is Brees is not even in the top 5 of QBs as far as cap hit this season. Loomis structured it pretty well. Whats hurting us now is the big spending last season and old bloated contracts like smith, vilma, and harper.

Sent from my SPH-D710 using Tapatalk 2
I'm not a cap guy or an Xs and Os guy, just a fan, which is why I don't usually get involved in these nuts and bolts discussions. Of the three you mentioned, the general thought is they'll do new contracts or be cut. I have ultimate faith in Loomis to make things work.
 

scott88

Super Forum Fanatic
Joined
Feb 20, 2007
Messages
6,638
Reaction score
5,303
Age
32
Location
West Monroe
Offline
Saints just don't have the money to give him an extension this season and if they can't work out a new deal before 2014 then they can use the franchise tag on him
 

bobad

Son of Adam
VIP Contributor
Joined
Sep 21, 2006
Messages
24,937
Reaction score
17,708
Location
Saints Country
Offline
I'm not a cap guy or an Xs and Os guy, just a fan, which is why I don't usually get involved in these nuts and bolts discussions. Of the three you mentioned, the general thought is they'll do new contracts or be cut. I have ultimate faith in Loomis to make things work.

Agree, probably no choice. At least a couple of them.

As for Jimmy, that young man needs to start catching the ball before he asks for a record TE salary.
 

Create an account or login to comment

You must be a member in order to leave a comment

Create account

Create an account on our community. It's easy!

Log in

Already have an account? Log in here.

Users Who Are Viewing This Thread (Users: 0, Guests: 1)

Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
Dan in Lafayette Early weather report for Sunday afternoon in Chicago Saints Super Forum (Main Board) 14
ktmoze Saints Pregame Report by John Hendrix Saints Super Forum (Main Board) 0
Dan in Lafayette Final Saints vs. Panthers injury report: Michael Thomas ruled out SR News Page Articles 0
Dan in Lafayette Report: Bucs reach deal with Antonio Brown, to debut Week 9 vs. Saints SR News Page Articles 0
Week 7 NFL injury report roundup Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Saints vs Panthers final injury report: Emmanuel Sanders, Ken Crawley placed on Covid-19 reserved list Saints RSS News Feeds 0
bladerunner Final injury report Saints Super Forum (Main Board) 8
Emmanuel Sanders placed on reserve-COVID list, will not play Sunday: report Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Dan in Lafayette Saints vs Panthers Thursday Injury Report, Michael Thomas Did Not Practice SR News Page Articles 0
Saints vs Panthers Thursday injury report: Thomas, Fowler and Easton miss practice Saints RSS News Feeds 0
ktmoze Saints WR Michael Thomas headlines the Thursday Injury Report Saints Super Forum (Main Board) 17
Fleur-de-Links, October 22: Recent injury report has star wide receiver limited Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Andrus Saints vs. Panthers injury report: Michael Thomas limited with new injury SR News Page Articles 0
Saints-Panthers Injury Report: Michael Thomas now dealing with hamstring issue Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Saints vs Panthers Wednesday injury report: Michael Thomas dealing with a hamstring Saints RSS News Feeds 0
bladerunner Wednesday‘s Injury report Saints Super Forum (Main Board) 22
Report: Panthers shut down facility ahead of Saints game after unconfirmed positive test Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Saints to play Panthers in Superdome this Sunday: report Saints RSS News Feeds 0
Dan in Lafayette Saints 1st Quarter + 1 Game Report Card (Offense, Special Teams, Coaches) SR News Page Articles 0

Similar threads



Headlines

Top Bottom