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Deadline Monday Roundup: NFL Players to Play Under 2013 Franchise Tags

On Monday, with most NFL players enjoying one of their last full weeks of vacation before training camp, some were not resting too easily as they awaited the 4 p.m. deadline to either reach a contract agreement with their teams or play under the franchise tag for the 2013 season. At the 11th hour on

Joe Flacco Gets His Payday, Bears Tag Henry Melton

Joe Flacco gets $120.6 million deal On Friday, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco got his desired contract from his team. The two sides agreed upon a six-year, $120.6 million deal; this will make Flacco the highest-paid NFL player in league history, according to ESPN. So much for the New Orleans Saints Drew Brees having this distinction.