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In high demand

Discussion in 'Latest Chargers News & Headlines' started by robdog, Jul 29, 2005.

  1. robdog

    robdog Code Monkey Staff Member Administrator

    Jun 29, 2009
    <strong>July 29, 2005</strong>
    Source: <a href="http://www.nflplayers.com/Default.aspx">NFL Players Association</a>

    In high demand

    Holdout Chargers tight end Antonio Gates, who received a $7,000 signing bonus as a rookie free agent in 2003, wants a deal that puts him in the neighborhood of the highest-paid players at his position. The NFL's highest-paid tight ends in terms of guaranteed money:


    Todd Heap, Ravens | $11 mil.
    $4M signing bonus; $7M roster bonus

    Kellen Winslow II, Browns | $10.4 mil.
    $6M signing bonus; $4.4M option bonus

    Tony Gonzalez, Chiefs | $10 mil.
    $6M signing bonus; $4M option bonus

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