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Vontaze Burfict leaves preseason game with hamstring injury

Linebacker Vontaze Burfict left Sunday’s third preseason game with a hamstring injury. Burfict recorded 171 tackles, forced one fumble, and intercepted one pass last season being a key cog in the defensive efforts of the Cincinnati Bengals. With reports circulating that the team and Burfict are close or have reached an extension this is not what anyone wanted to see. Burfict played...
Via Tireball.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bengals LB Burfict gets three-year contract extension

  The Bengals and Vontaze Burfict agreed to a three-year contract extension that will pay the Pro Bowl linebacker a maximum of $20.05 million through 2017, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. Burfict is making $570,000 in the final year of his original deal with Cincinnati, which took a minimal risk when it signed him as an undrafted free agent from Arizona...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

AP source: Bengals LB Burfict gets 3-year deal

CINCINNATI (AP) The Bengals and Vontaze Burfict agreed to a three-year contract extension that will pay the Pro Bowl linebacker a maximum of $20.05 million through 2017, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. Burfict is making $570,000 in the final year of his original deal with Cincinnati, which took a minimal risk when it signed him as an undrafted free agent...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals reportedly sign Vontaze Burfict to an extension

The Cincinnati Bengals have signed linebacker Vontaze Burfict to a contract extension,  according to Adam Caplan of ESPN. #Bengals and starting WLB Vontaze Burfict have agreed on a multi-year contract extension, per league source. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) August 20, 2014 Burfict has been a stud since going undrafted a few years ago due to character concerns from his days at...
Via Pro Football Zone
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals ink Vontaze Burfict to contract extension

Vontaze Burfict was one of the best values in the NFL during the 2013 season, as he made just $480,333 yet was a second-team All-Pro selection. On Wednesday the Cincinnati Bengals remedied that situation, as the two sides agreed to a four-year, $20 million contract through the 2017 season. Burfict will make $7.6 million this year and an average of $5 million annually thanks to the...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals Sign Vontaze Burfict To Four-Year, $20 Million Deal

The Cincinnati Bengals have reportedly signed linebacker Vontaze Burfict to a four-year, $20 million contract extension. LB Vontaze Burfict’s extension with Bengals is a four-year, $20 million deal, including $7.6 million this year. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 20, 2014 Photo Credit: CincinnatiBengals.com Burfict, 23, proved to be an outstanding undrafted gem from the...
Via Gridiron Grit
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals Agree To 4-Year, $20M Extension With Vontaze Burfict

It wasn’t that long ago that Vontaze burfict went undrafted out of Arizona State and many wondered if he’d ever amount to anything in the NFL. Burfict is now one of the top linebackers in the NFL and a rich man after agreeing to a multi-year extension with the Bengals. #Bengals and starting WLB Vontaze Burfict have agreed on a multi-year contract extension, per league source...
Via Thacover2
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals give Vontaze Burfict a nice extension

Who would have thought Vontaze Burfict would be getting a pay raise, after getting passed over by 31 teams? Burfict went against all odds and made an impact. Today the Bengals rewarded him for his maturity. @AdamSchefter: LB Vontaze Burfict’s extension with Bengals is a four-year, $20 million deal, including $7.6 million this year. The post Bengals give Vontaze Burfict a nice...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals, Burfict agree to contract extension

ESPN Adam Caplan, citing a league source, reports that the Cincinnati Bengals have reached an agreement with LB Vontaze Burfict on a multi-year contract extension. Burfict, 23, wound up going undrafted out of Arizona State back in 2012 due to numerous concerns, but he has quickly developed into the Bengals best linebacker, and surprisingly led the NFL tackles last season. Burfict...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bengals & LB Vontaze Burfict Have Reached Impasse In Contract Talks

ESPN’s Adam Caplan reports that the Bengals and LB Vontaze Burfict appear to have reached an impasse in contract talks. The Bengals have reportedly been working on an extension for Burfict in recent months, but it appears as though the two sides have some ground to make up in regards to what his salary would be. Burfict, 23, wound up going undrafted out of Arizona State back...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
26 days ago  |  Discuss
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