Reggie Bush Willing To Restructure for 2011: You Don’t Say?

January 12, 2011   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Reggie Bush stated this week that he is willing to restructure his upcoming 2011 contract. Well I sure would hope so. He's due to make a base salary of $11.8 million. "I'm open to whatever is going to help me stay here." Bush says.

I could only imagine trying to go anywhere else looking to find anything close to that kind of money. Especially being injury prone and an overpaid specialist. I could only imagine New Orleans trying to trade Reggie Bush with that kind of money. I doubt any NFL team would even attempt it.
In my opinion, New Orleans should have traded Bush prior to the 2010 season. It was his first non-injury filled season in 2009 since 2006. He only missed two games in 2010, as opposed to six or eight as usual. Although he didn't get a lot of carries, he still totaled over 700 yards with 8 touchdowns and 5.6 yards per carry.

But they didn't and they paid Bush $8 million for this season. Let's think about that for a moment. Bush suffered fr...

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