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Will Shockey trade lead to Sean Payton's demise?


Unfortunately this story came out tonight, too late to make the Wednesday Walk. We've talked in the past about the 2nd rounder the Giants got for Jeremy Shockey turning into a 1st rounder, but there seemed to be a few differences of opinion on just how that would happen. We can differ no more, this article seems to explain it:

If ex-Jets linebacker Jonathan Vilma participates in 85 percent of the defensive snaps (he has started all 14 games) and if the Saints sign him to a contract extension, the Saints would have to send to the Jets the second-round pick currently earmarked for the Giants.

And the Giants then would get a first-rounder. For Shockey.

Here is the rest of the article from The Sporting News