Originally Posted by Brutus the Pimp
If he's able to work himself into the top 10 rounds, he'll have much more leverage than he's got as a round-30 pick.
Sure, but even as a 5th-10th rounder, he isn't likely to get more than $25,000. That is what Mark Serrano got last year as a 6th rounder with dominant numbers and quality stuff.
I don't know what he was offered as a 30th rounder, but even if he turns it around, his offer isn't going to be much.