Browns’ first-round picks Trent Richardson and Brandon Weeden remain unsigned and the rookie quarterback appears to be getting antsy about the situation. When asked if there was an update on his contract negotiations, Weeden responded, “What’s the politically correct answer here? I wish it was done, but I don’t know. It’ll get done. We’re working. It takes two sides, though.” The holdup appears to be with Weeden and Richardson’s agents, who are seeking fully guaranteed contracts. Players drafted late in the first round typically get the first three seasons of their four-year rookie deals guaranteed, but none or some of the fourth.
Browns’ first-round picks Trent Richardson and Brandon ...
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