Greg Hardy has incentive to work out

Updated: April 29, 2014, 2:51 PM ET
By David Newton | ESPN.com

Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy arrived at offseason workouts last week with a "Kraken" T-shirt, orange shoes -- and a $1.3 million advance on his 2014 salary that is guaranteed if he participates in the entire program, a source said.

The latter aspect, according to the source, is unprecedented for a player who has received the franchise tag.

The news was earlier reported by ProFootballTalk.com.

This imaginative restructuring of Hardy's tag number of $13.1 ...

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