The checklist of groups who could have been involved in signing Tom Brady ought to he hit the free-agent market this week narrowed after the Tennessee Titans signed Ryan Tannehill.
The Titans and Tannehill agreed to a four-year contract extension. The phrases of the extension weren’t formally launched. However, the NFL Network reported the deal is value $118 million with $91 million in ensures and $62 million in absolutely assured cash.
The Brady-to-Tennessee rumors heated up earlier this month after the six-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback was caught on FaceTime with Titans coach Mike Vrabel. Brady was caught on his cellphone whereas he and teammate Julian Edelman had been at a Syracuse basketball sport.
Vrabel defined in an interview on the NFL Network why he was speaking with Brady.
“My relationship with Tom Brady goes back to 2011 training camp at Rhode Island,” Vrabel mentioned. “We’d go to follow and a bunch of us would exit and that is the place loads of these friendships had been made. Those friendships aren’t going to cease or not proceed to develop and develop now that I’m a head coach and he is a quarterback with an expiring contract.”
“Those are going to proceed on nicely after we’re achieved enjoying along with his household and my household. There’s a particular bond that goes on within the locker room that is not going to cease.”
The Titans are successfully out on Brady now that they’ve Tannehill locked up. Other groups reportedly linked to Brady embrace the Las Vegas Raiders and the Los Angeles Chargers. He will change into a free agent as soon as his contract voids Wednesday.