• Report: Long-term deal for Michael Johnson unlikely

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Jul 8, 2013
    Of the 21 last year, 12 agreed to long-term extensions with their players before the deadline. Something will likely have to give and it could be Johnson if he winds up commanding top dollar off another big year rushing the passer. Defensive tackle Geno Atkins has an expiring contract and will likely be the top priority, be it for a contract or the franchise tag, while defensive end Carlos Dunlap is also entering the final year of his deal.
  • Michael Johnson likely to play under tag

    All indications are that defensive end Michael Johnson will play this season under the $11.175 million tag, which unofficially would set the record the biggest one-year base salary in team history.

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