Julio Jones officially signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers today. The deal is a one-year contract with a $6 million base salary, and incentives that could take the value of the contract to $8 million. The incentives are based on number of receptions and total receiving yards, along with bonuses for winning the NFC championship and Super Bowl.
Sydney Littlejohn Watkins shares how her performance in Athletes Unlimited recent AUX Softball short season earned her a contract for the organization’s Season 3.
Alex Reese has signed with Amicale Steesel of Luxembourg’s LBBL for the 2022-23 season. Reese did not play pro ball last year after being cut in the pre-season in Hungary, so this will potentially be his professional debut.
Links to training camp press conferences from today:
- Jonathan Allen
- Trevon Diggs
- Marlon Humphrey
- Jalen Hurts
- Julio Jones
- Mac Jones
- Ryan Kelly
- DeVonta Smith
- Irv Smith Jr.
- Tua Tagovailoa
- Dalvin Tomlinson
Arie Kouandjio is this week’s guest on The Bama Standard.
Scenes and Highlights
- Julio Jones – signed a one-year contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
- Minkah Fitzpatrick – placed on the Active / Non-Football Injury List by the Pittsburgh Steelers.
- Alex Reese – signed with Amicale Steesel of Luxembourg’s LBBL for the 2022-23 season.
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