Alshon Jeffery Contract Details That We Know
PHILADELPHIA — Today the Philadelphia Eagles and 2017 Free Agent signing Alshon Jeffery inked a 4-year contract extension to keep him in midnight green through 2021. The Alshon Jeffery contract details are still coming out, but there a few things that we know. Covering 4 years this contract pays $52 million, of which $27 million is guaranteed. Furthermore, incentives included in the contract will allow it to reach $56 million in total.
This is a big move for the Philadelphia Eagles and pairs Alshon Jeffery with Carson Wentz for the foreseeable future. Here is a tweet from Wentz responding to the news:
— Carson Wentz (@cj_wentz) December 2, 2017
The Eagles, shortly after breaking the news, made the following comment about Alshon.
“We place a priority on making sure we are able to build the team around quality players like Alshon who embrace this team and this city the way he has. We are excited about his future here.”
Later, Alshon addressed the media to discuss the signing.
“Like I said the other day, I love it here. I’m blessed to have the opportunity to play for this organization and for these fans. Everyone has welcomed me with open arms and now I’m looking forward to being here for a long time. We have a great group here and I’m excited to be a part of it.”