Bears | Henry Melton happy with franchise tag
Sat, 02 Mar 2013 06:04:40 -0800
Chicago Bears DT Henry Melton said he was honored to receive the franchise tag. He will make $8.45 million for the 2013 season if unable to reach a long-term deal by July 15. "It just feels good to be thought of so highly," Melton said. "Been a long road." Ideally, Melton said he would like to sign a long-term deal with the team.
Source: Chicago Sun-Times - Sean Jensen