Odell Beckham Jr. might not cross via waivers in any case. At the very least, that could possibly be what the Seattle Seahawks are hinting.
With Beckham formally positioned on waivers Monday, all 32 groups can put in a declare for the previous Professional Bowl broad receiver earlier than the 4 p.m. Tuesday deadline. If Beckham goes unclaimed, he can signal with any group. So, are the Seahawks hinting he will not hit free company? Pete Carroll has proven some curiosity in teaming Beckham with Russell Wilson.
“We’ll see how this all goes,” Carroll said Monday. “As you’ll suppose, we’re conscious of what is going on on and we have been concerned to grasp to know what’s occurring. We’ll let you understand because it all occurs.
“So I did not say sure or I did not say no. You will see.”
The Seahawks have claimed star receivers up to now, touchdown Josh Gordon off waivers from the New England Patriots in 2019. Gordon caught seven passes for 139 yards (19.9 yards per catch) in 5 video games with Seattle when the Seahawks claimed him late that season. Gordon was a dependable third choice for the Seahawks within the quick time they’d him, however was suspended in December of 2019 for violating the league’s substance abuse and performance-enhancing drug insurance policies. He by no means performed one other recreation for Seattle.
Beckham’s state of affairs is a bit completely different. He has solely 17 catches for 232 yards and nil touchdowns in six video games this season, expressing his frustration of his lack of involvement within the Cleveland Browns offense through outside sources like his father. The Browns publicly defended Beckham, despite the fact that each side agreed it was higher to maneuver on.
Beckham has 114 catches for 1,586 yards and 7 touchdowns in 29 video games with the Browns, averaging 13.9 yards per catch. Groups claiming Beckham would assume his contract for the remainder of the season at $7.25 million.
The Seahawks do have sufficient cap house to soak up Beckham’s contract, having the fourth-most obtainable cap house within the league at $13.3 million. The Jacksonville Jaguars have essentially the most at $27.7 million, adopted by the Philadelphia Eagles at $21.2 million, then the Denver Broncos at $15.2 million.
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