This is from www.billsdaily.com:
Evans Contract Talks: One thing lost in the hoopla of the trip to Toronto was comments made by both Lee Evans and Russ Brandon about ongoing contract negotiations. Evans said they are closer then they have been and he hopes a deal is done by the time the season starts. Brandon said both sides want to get a deal done and he indicated that they are working towards a conclusion in the near future.
BTW, can someone tell me how to put a quote like this in a highlighted box?