The guessing game on franchise tag numbers is over.
In a memo obtained by Albert Breer, the NFL and NFL Players Association finalized the official non-exclusive franchise and transition designation amounts for the 2013 league year.
These figures clarify what must be spent on a tagged player, but they also trigger leverage points as teams and agents negotiate long-term contracts. In that sense, it's a relief to get some clarity on these numbers.
Here they are: