Manning is smart. And a good actor too.
I believe you can trade a franchise-tagged player and he doesn't have to be under contract.
Supposedly, the 49ers trade offer exceeded the Bears,
For one, it's possible the Raiders believed the Bears' first-round picks would be "worth" more because they were supposed to be worse than the 49ers this year. With Jimmy Garoppolo under center, the 49ers were widely viewed as a potential playoff contender, while the Bears were picked by most people to finish in third or fourth place.
I guess that hate has carried over to Mark Davis.
the Raiders were stupid
Let's get back to bashing Brady.
Probably, he doesn't strike me as someone who's ever had an original thought in his life.