Originally Posted by Frosty
That might be why SJ wanted to void the last year of his contract. He saw what happened to Eddie George and decided he wanted to be able to walk after he retired.
Except the Rams organization did something right for once. In the extension SJ signed a few years back, if he met a certain milestone(can't remember what it was), he'd have the option of opting out.
He didn't meet the milestone. They renegotiated his contract to give him the option to explore his value if he wants to for his production as well as his impact in the community.