Hot off the Wire news, rumors and tips

Bears | Contract update: Gould

Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Sun-Times, reports Chicago Bears PK Robbie Gould signed a five-year extension that provides him with $13.5 million in new money. The deal tops out at $15.5 million with performance-based escalators of $900,000 in 2012 and $1.1 million in 2013. He can collect another $254,800 in the first two years through other bonuses. Gould will earn roster bonuses of $2 million (2008), $2.15 million (2009), $150,000 (2010), $500,000 (2011), $500,000 (2012) and $500,000 (2013). He will earn base salaries of $520,000 (2008), $750,000 (2009), $1.6 million (2010), $1.65 million (2011), $1.8 million (2012) and $1.8 million (2013). Gould will have salary cap numbers of $2,642,800 (2008), $2.9 million (2009), $1.75 million (2010), $2.15 million (2011), $2.3 million (2012) and $2.3 million (2013).

2008-05-19 20:54:07 | Source:

Access more Robbie Gould news and rumors by clicking here....

What do you think? Sound off!


For additional NFL information, please view KFFL's NFL Hot off the Wire.


Fantasy Sports News

NFL Hot off the Wire News | MLB Hot off the Wire News | NASCAR Hot off the Wire News