Arbitrator expects to issue Graham ruling on ThursdayArbitrator Stephen Burbank expects to inform both sides of his ruling on Jimmy Graham's franchise-tag grievance on July 3 "no sooner, no later" a source told ESPN on Monday. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that arbitrator Stephen Burbank expects to inform Graham, the Saints and the NFL of his decision “no sooner, no later” than Thursday. The Saints and Graham have until July 15 to reach a long-term agreement, or else Graham can only play under a one-year deal this season. Graham's argument is that he should...
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