Jadeveon Clowney after being the biggest name in the free-agent market for the last year is finally signing. The Clowney is reportedly to sign a deal with Tennesse Titans. The 27 old spectacular defensive who was earlier part of the Seattle Seahawks. Despite Saints were so very desperate to acquire him.
Talks were going on
Apart from the Titans , New Orleans and the Saints both tried their best to approach Clowney. But in the end, a tweet from Joshina Anderson shocked all stating- “just let the Saints know he’s now chosen the Titans.”.Saints tried their best to woo Clowney as the personal chef of Jadeveon Clowney’s post deciphered on Instagram that “Payton and other staff members traveled Friday night to join Clowney for a private dinner”.
Saints are being slammed up from the past a year for the Salary Cap offering they make to the players. A source confirms the offer made by Saints was roughly $2 million lower than Tennessee’s.
The Saints fought till the End for Jadeveon Clowney
Saints earlier explored the idea of a unique “sign and trade deal with an unspecified to have a fit for the salary of Clowney. The idea was Clowney to be signed by another team and be paid with his signing bonus and immediately trade-off Clowney and his remaining pay to the Saints as an exchange for a draft pick. But the NFL denied such a deal to be done. Irrespective of being continuously slammed for the Salary Cap offering to players, the Saints tried their best to pursue Clowney. Saints had less than $7million in cap space for this year before they trimmed their roster to 53 players.
Reunification Of Clowney And Coach Mike
Along with the Titans, Jadeveon Clowney got a chance to be reunited with his former Coach Mike Vrabel who was his defensive coach when he played for Houston Texans. The teaming up of Mike and Clowney then gave certain breathtaking results. Also, Clowney was able to give his career highs in sacks (9.5), quarterback hits (18), and tackles for loss (21).
Before joining in Cloney has to pass three COVID tests and a physical practice field. The mutual understanding and similarity will also help Clowney in his adjustments with the new team.