Wide receiver Odell Beckham‘s new deal with the Giants has an average annual salary of $16.4 million per year, which is significantly more than any tight end is currently making in the NFL.
During a press conference on Tuesday, Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was asked if he’d like to see tight ends get lumped in with their pass-catching brethren on the contract front. Gronkowski said it “would be cool” if that’s how things played out.
That seems unlikely to happen overnight, but it made for a natural segue into a question about whether Gronkowski would like to have something done to his contract. It’s been a topic of conversation throughout the offseason and Gronkowski said he’s…