Well that we quick. We just reported that the Falcons and Matt Ryan were finalizing a new contract.
According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, the Falcons have signed Ryan to a five-year, $103 million contract.
Ryan deal is done with 5 year ext at $103,750 million, $59 million guaranteed, $63 mill in first 3 years, $20.75 mill average per
— Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) July 25, 2013
You might be wondering how Ryan’s contract compares to other players.
Drew Brees had the highest guarantee of $61.5M. Ryan is second at $59M. Rodgers tops in $22M per year new. Ryan second at $20.75M.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) July 25, 2013