Yes, it’s only 2014 but the way the NFL salary cap works you have to look into the future.
Brian Orakpo seems content with the Redskins' franchise tag for 2014.
Nothing happens in a vacuum in the salary-capped environment of the NFL.
Some are wondering if the decision to place the franchise tag on Brian Orakpo will have on Ryan Kerrigan’s status.
A day after being slapped with the non-exclusive franchise tag, Redskins’ linebacker Brian Orakpo indicated that he’s still hopeful of reaching a long term agreement with the team.