The Dolphins and cornerback Bobby McCain have agreed to a four-year, $27 million contract extension, according to a report from ESPN.
McCain will now be the highest paid nickel corner in the league. The team announced the deal Friday.
Even though his employer selected quarterback Lamar Jackson with the 32nd overall pick in last month’s NFL Draft, newly signed Raven Robert Griffin III doesn’t believe his days in Baltimore are numbered.
Still, The Score noted, Manziel made plays with his legs, found open receivers on scrambles and showed flashes of why his new coach, June Jones, suggested last year that Manziel will become the best player in CFL history.
It’s not a Jet problem or a league problem, Bowles said. It’s a nationwide problem. We deal with them on a daily basis as they come. … Things happen in your 20s, and you treat them on an individual basis and you move on.
Bowles said the team regularly addresses the players about off-field issues, and reiterated that he and the Jets handle each as they happen.
I’m not here to sit here and say I approve of it, because I don’t, Bowles said. Is it a problem? Yes. To lay all this on Chris, no, we aren’t going to lay all of it on him. He’s got to take responsibility. We understand that and we deal with it in house, but I’m not going to sit here and be a spokesperson and say it’s OK to drive drunk, because it’s not.
Bowles would not rule out having a zero-tolerance policy regarding discipline, but nothing was imminent.
We could have a different policy, Bowles said. I’m not going to say never. But things change accordingly. There is nothing wrong with our policy right now. If you sign a contract and you’re making $10, $20, $30 million, if that doesn’t stop you or anything else, what else is going to stop you?