John Clayton's mailbag: Colin Kaepernick's deal could serve as a new model for the way big-money contracts are structured.
Mailbag -- New CBA's option tag will allow teams to wait out the market as rookie deals expire, writes John Clayton.
Mailbag: It's getting expensive to reside in the NFC North, writes John Clayton.
The Seattle Seahawks have signed star safety Kam Chancellor to a multiyear contract extension.
A change in how franchise tags are calculated has given teams more leverage, John Clayton writes.
The Jacksonville Jaguars reached a three-year, $18 million extension with wide receiver Mike Thomas on Thursday.
The Green Bay Packers and wide receiver Jordy Nelson agreed to a three-year, $13.35 million contract extension over the weekend, a source said Sunday.
A quiet free-agency period doesn't mean the Dallas Cowboys are in trouble, John Clayton writes.
Seattle Seahawks linebacker David Hawthorne considered not reporting to training camp because he wanted a long-term deal, but his loyalty to the team was rewarded Tuesday with a contract extension.
Elvis Dumervil and the Broncos agreed to a contract extension, the team announced Thursday. Terms weren't disclosed, but according to multiple sources, the six-year contract was worth $61.5 million.
A willingness to spend has given the Jets a surplus of talent. The challenge now will be finding enough money to keep their nucleus in place, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.
Because of the uncertain labor situation, few NFL players are getting big contract extensions, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.
With everything he's had to deal with on and off the field in Cincinnati, it's time for Marvin Lewis to get an extension, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.
An uncapped year, which seems likely, would make it tough for struggling teams to make gains in free agency, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.
The timing is right for Andy Reid and the Eagles to make their move in the NFC East, writes John Clayton.
The Vikings sign Brad Childress to a contract extension that will keep him with the team through the 2013 season, a source told ESPN.com Thursday.