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The Spotrac Podcast NEW

#72: NFL Free Agency Awards & Trout's Taxes
March 20, 2019

Now a week old, we dive into which NFL Free Agency contracts were the most Player-Friendly, Team-Friendly, or the Best of Both Worlds. Plus, Robert Raiola the @SportsTaxMan joins us to break down the tax ramifications for Mike Trout's big payday.

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Mar 22

Yanni Gourde, C

Suspended 2 games for an illegal check to the head against Jordan Staal (CAR), forfeiting $10,752 in 2018-19 salary with Tampa Bay (TBL)

Mar 22

Kerry Wynn, DT

Signed a 1 year contract with Cincinnati (CIN)

Mar 22

Alex Wilson, RP

Signed a 1 year $750,000 contract with Milwaukee (MIL)

Mar 22

Lucas Duda, 1B

Signed a minor league contract with Kansas City (KC)

Mar 22

Stephon Gilmore, CB

Converted $8.5M of 2019 salary into bonus, clearing $5.66M of cap for New England (NE)

Mar 22

Malcolm Brown, RB

Los Angeles (LAR) matched the 2 year $3.25M offer sheet from Detroit (DET)

Mar 22

Nicolas Petan, C

Signed a 2 year $1.55 million contract extension with Toronto (TOR)

Mar 22

Chris Sale, SP

Signed a 5 year $145 million contract extension with Boston (BOS)