Falcons Sign QB Matt Ryan to Five-Year Extension


Published on May 4 2018 6:17 am
Last Updated on May 4 2018 6:17 am

The Atlanta Falcons have signed quarterback Matt Ryan to a new five-year extension with an average annual salary of $30 million. Ryan becomes the sport’s highest paid quarterback and the first to land a contract of $100 million guaranteed.

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