Former NFL agent and executive Andrew Brandt recently answered a question in his mailbag about Tarell Brown. As you know, Brown lost $2 million of his base salary because he did not attend the 49ers’ OTAs this offseason.
Here’s an excerpt from Brandt’s article: “Whether Harbaugh knew or not, it is the job of other people in the organization to know. And a clause that alters cash and cap reserves by $2 million is one that teams not only know about but also keep a close eye on….If Brown’s agent had multiple players on the team, would the Niners have informed the agent about his client’s potential noncompliance? I think so.”
To read the entire article, click here.
Does this change you opinion of the situation? Should the 49ers have handled this differently?