View Full Version : Webnews: Chiefs sign third-rounder Phillip Gaines

05-15-2014, 06:00 PM
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The Chiefs have a smaller draft class than some teams, so they’re halfway to home after signing their third player in the last two days. Cornerback Phillip Gaines is the latest rookie to agree to a four-year contract. The third-rounder is the highest pick to sign to this point, joining sixth-round guard Zach Fulton and…
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05-15-2014, 06:50 PM
Good to here.

05-15-2014, 09:36 PM
Gotta love the new CBA and rookie wage scale.

05-15-2014, 09:40 PM

05-16-2014, 04:37 PM
Gotta love the new CBA and rookie wage scale.

Don't the third rounders have some wiggle room, unlike rounds 1 and 2. I remember Justion Houston holding out the first year the slotting went into affect and was looking for more than what his slot dictated. The debate was he was a projected 1st but Drug testing before the draft hurt his stock so his talent warranted more than his slotting, which is clearly evident today.