DAVIE, Fla. — The Miami Dolphins are closing in about a yearlong agreement with recipient DeVante Parkera league source told ESPN. The price is worth as much as $1 3 million when he hits every incentive a part of the contract.
The new deal wipes away the fifth-year option worth $9.4 million that will have been ensured when Parker was on the roster on Wednesday and replaces it with a two-year agreement with lower base wages.
NFL Network was to examine the agreement.
The Dolphins functioned their fifth-year option on Parker past April hoping that the gamer would realize the potential that captured him drafted 14th overall at the 2015 draft out from Louisville.
Parker’s bouts with injuries and inconsistency prevented him by becoming this player, but the new regime wants to invest in Parker at a reduce cost.
Parker’s best season came in 2016 once he finished second to the Dolphins with 744 receiving yards on 56 catches and 4 touchdowns. He had 24 catches for 307 yards and a touchdown in 11 games last season.
Parker, a 6-foot-3, 220-pound receiver, also gets the capability to take over games.
In 2018, Parker seemed to find himself Adam Gase’s dog-house occasionally. Parker’s representative, Jimmy Gould, made headlines across midseason by telephoning Gase”incompetent” in statements to the media.
Nonetheless, it is really a brand new age in Miami under head coach Brian Flores and overall manager Chris Grier. They would like to determine if Parker, 26, can reignite his livelihood.