Free agency will be a spending spree

Collective bargaining agreement to provide increasing compensation for players

Originally Published: March 10, 2014
By Dan Graziano | ESPN.com

With free agency just hours away, the salary cap up about $10 million over last year and some meaty contracts already being handed out, a narrative shift is about to take place with regard to the NFL's economic landscape.

Basically, the players are about to get paid.

In spite of what you may have heard over the past two years, the players did very well for themselves in the latest collective bargaining agreement. The proof of that started to roll in a couple of weeks ago when we ...

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