‘You Should Get the Details Correct’: Bobby Wagner Irate After Inaccurate Details Of Rams Contract Revealed

Published 04/05/2022, 4:15 PM EDT

NFL franchise Los Angeles Rams linebacker Bobby Wagner was less than pleased about the inaccurate reports about his contract. The agreement took place only a week ago and did see Wagner sign a 5-year, $50 million contract. But recent reports about his yearly earnings for the 2022 and 2023 seasons forced the former Seahawks player to address them on social media.

Wagner addressed the report from Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio that outlined the details of his new contract.

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On Monday, the new Rams LB took to Twitter, while stating, “Agents really don’t want to see players represent themselves even if they pose no threat. But at least if you going to report the contract…

By signing Wagner, the Super Bowl LVI champions have made it a habit of acquiring star players from other teams. The tactic has paid off in a big way during their current front office regime as it ended their two-decade wait. While Wagner did clarify that he has no problems with any agents, he expressed issues with incorrect reporting of his contract details.

Bobby Wagner – a master negotiator

Wagner is one of the few players in the NFL who negotiates their contracts by themselves. After being cut by the Seattle Seahawks, Wagner might have been dealing with the different offers on the table. Due to his style of self-representation, there was no leak of any information about his negotiations with the Rams.

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Wagner was also representing himself intending to keep all of the finances from the deal. But with the conclusion of formalities regarding the deal with the Rams, fans will be interested in seeing how he fits into their plans.

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After having a future Hall of Fame-worthy career in Seattle, Wagner has only one goal in mind and that is to win a Super Bowl title.

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The Rams provide the perfect environment for the player to capture another Super Bowl ring and immortalize his legacy. Wagner will be an asset for the Rams fans, who hope to see him replicate his work in Seattle. The 2022 NFL campaign will be the perfect stage for Wagner to display his value to his new home in Los Angeles.

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Anuj Tazhatuveetil

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An NFL author at EssentiallySports, Anuj Tazhatuveetil is pursuing a Master's degree in Journalism and Mass Communication. Initially, he worked as a freelance content writer and later as a part of Sports404. An unquenchable thirst to learn about all things NFL and NBA, adding to a rather healthy obsession with playing outdoor sports like basketball, and soccer with an almost encyclopedic knowledge of this industry make him a sports aficionado.

Edited By: Deepika Bhaduri

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