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In the 11th hour, the issue is resolved
It is being reported via Twitter, that the Denver Broncos and Defensive End Elvis Dumervil have been able to agree on new contract terms, thus alleviating the thought of his departure. In other words, Elvis IS NOT leaving the building.
Per Adam Schefter:
Elvis Dumervil agreed to salary reduction, smartly. Remains in Denver.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 15, 2013
Albert Breer tweeted
My understanding is Elvis Dumervil agreed to cut his base salary from $12 million to $8 million for 2013.— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) March 15, 2013
And confirmed by Schefter once more.
Elvis Dumervil restructured his contract from a $12 million base salary to $8 million.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 15, 2013
Happy days for Broncos Country. Stay tuned for more to come.
UPDATE 1:52pm MT
Elvis Dumervil deal also includes a $3.5 million guarantee on the 2nd day of league year in 2014.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 15, 2013