You can't express any interest, you can express no interest. How can an expression of not wanting a player be considered tampering? Tampering regs are put in place so that a team can not influence a player or coach on another team to make a move.
1. A club’s representative, or a third-party intermediary of that club (Club
A), is involved in a private meeting or conversation with a player (or his
representative) who is under contract to, or whose negotiating rights are
held by, another club (Club B); and
2. The League obtains substantiation that after or during the above contact
with the player, Club A has stated, publicly or privately, its interest in
obtaining his services (see “Public/Private Statements” below); and
3. Contract problems or other disputes subsequently arise between the
player and Club B (for example, the player’s failure to report on time to
So after reading this do you think Tebow is going to hold out in order to get traded to the jags?
When Rex Ryan sings the praises of Brady and Manning or whoever is that tampering? if that is not tampering, how can saying you don't want someone publicaly is tampering.