Twitter reacts to Anthony Barr backing out of agreement with Jets

Anthony Barr

According to MMQB.com, Barr committed to the Jets on Monday, but also wanted to sleep on the decision.

Sports Illustrated's Albert Breer reports Barr told NY he "had to sleep on it" after planning to sign and then the Vikings presented a better offer on Tuesday, which Barr then agreed to.

A day after it appeared they would lose Anthony Barr to the New York Jets, the Vikings closed out the 2018 league year by making Barr the final piece of their multiyear effort to keep their defense together.

Barr will instead remain with the Vikings. That being said, it's highly unlikely the Vikings went above $15 million per year, because that's roughly how much it would have cost to franchise tag Barr for the 2019 season.

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Shortly thereafter, the Lions agreed to terms on a five-year deal worth about $17 million to $18 million a year with former Patriots defensive end Trey Flowers.

Barr is a three-time Pro Bowler and at 26 years old, gives Minnesota a cornerstone to continue building around. In 71 career games, Barr has 338 tackles and 13.5 sacks.

Meanwhile, despite losing out on Barr, the Jets did reach a five-year, $85 million agreement with linebacker C.J. Mosley, who spent the last five years with the Ravens. Barr was New York's top option at the position, but there are still plenty of talented edge rushers still available for the taking.

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