Staying put best for Decker, Cooper

FA receivers won't find system comfort, elite QB play chasing huge payday

Originally Published: February 20, 2014
By Ashley Fox | ESPN.com

You can't ever blame a player for chasing the money.

We all know the drill. Careers are short in the National Football League. Injuries happen. Contracts aren't guaranteed.

Players, by and large, are expendable. A younger replacement is always rolling through the scouting combine, entering the draft, ready and willing to snatch a veteran's job.

So when a player finally enters free agency for the first time with the opportunity to cash in, you can't blame him for doing so. ...

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