NFL: Baker Mayfield re-signs with Buccaneers for three years, $115 million

Baker Mayfield agreed on this Sunday extension in your contract With NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers from three years and up to $115 million.

The quarterback said after sign a new contract.

I wanted to be able to stay. I love Coach Todd Bowles and the staff of this franchise. I’m glad to be here and want to win more this postseason.

28-year-old defender He came to the piratesAt the start of the 2023 season. in which he scored 4,044 passing yards, 28 touchdowns and 10 interceptionsthe best performance of his career, which began six years ago.

Born in Austin, Texas Baker arrived in the NFL after being selected first overall in the first round of the 2018 draft For Cleveland Browns, the team in which he remained until Season 2021 without the ability to operate.

In the 2022 season, the winner of the competition Heisman Trophy with Oklahoma Sooners college football, he’s had a rough year.

The campaign started with Carolina Panthersbut halfway there he was sent to Los Angeles Rams, those he did not convince to stay.

After leaving the Rams, the defender received modest proposal (for starting guard) Books: four million dollars for one year, including benefits.

money that Baker agreed, knowing his potential That could earn him a better deal for 2024.

Todd Bowles Tampa Bay head coach was a fundamental part of this expansion.

The coach trusted Mayfield. to give him control of the team’s offense in 2023, and the quarterback responded with a punt brilliant campaign what led the franchise to the title National Conference South Division.

He led the Bucs into the playoffs. to a resounding 32-9 victory in the wild card round over Philadelphia Eagles. Tampa Bay was eliminated by the Detroit Lions in the divisional round.

Of the $115 million agreement he signed, 50 million guaranteed The rest will be adjusted through benefits distributed through the 2026 campaign.

(according to information from EFE)

Source: Aristegui Noticias