View Full Version : Saints, Vilma reach terms on five-year

N TX Dave
02-27-2009, 08:35 PM
The New Orleans Saints (http://www.nfl.com/teams/neworleanssaints/profile?team=NO) have agreed to terms on a new contract with linebacker Jonathan Vilma (http://www.nfl.com/players/jonathanvilma/profile?id=VIL582180), bringing back the team's leading tackler.
Saints, Vilma reach terms on five-year, $34 million contract (http://www.nfl.com/news/story?id=09000d5d80efb357&template=without-video-with-comments&confirm=true)

02-27-2009, 08:44 PM
dont they have to give up a pick to the jets now?

02-27-2009, 09:11 PM
No, they waited until he was a FA, so they wouldn't have to give up the draft choice.

02-28-2009, 11:52 AM
pretty smart, and at good value, if mathews doesnt fall to the 2nd, we may wish we pursued some of the LB's available.