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    Signing Bonus for UDFA's in NFL

    This is just for the Chicago Bear (Josh Lenz in on the list). Didn't realize how little they get.

    What Chicago Bears paid undrafted free agents - chicagotribune.com



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    Re: Signing Bonus for UDFA's in NFL

    Nice to see Lenz at the top of the list.



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    Re: Signing Bonus for UDFA's in NFL

    That is pretty low, but aren't they getting that just for basically "trying out"?

    Anybody know if they get a weekly or monthly salary on top of that?



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    Re: Signing Bonus for UDFA's in NFL

    Low or not, they can all say they were legitimately paid to play football in the NFL. That has to be worth something intangible.



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    Re: Signing Bonus for UDFA's in NFL

    Quote Originally Posted by Tailg8er View Post
    That is pretty low, but aren't they getting that just for basically "trying out"?

    Anybody know if they get a weekly or monthly salary on top of that?
    For training camp they get room and board, as well as a per diem. I don't know how much it is, though. Can't imagine it's a ton.


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    Re: Signing Bonus for UDFA's in NFL

    As an UDFA, do you ask any of the team's stars for autographs (for your little brother)?



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