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With Arizona signing Kyler Murray a major contract extension this week that could reportedly happen worth more than $230 millionThere’s one NFL quarterback still waiting for his payday: Lamar Jackson.
We’ve elaborated throughout the offseason that Jackson and Ravens Have been negotiating an agreement, but nothing has been signed yet. The Ravens veterans are set to report to training camp on Tuesday.
One man who thinks Jackson now deserves a new contract — and even bigger than Murray — is YouTube sensation-turned-professional fighter, Jake Paul. Paul told his 4.3 million Twitter followers on Friday that “Lamar Jackson deserves that Murray Money Plus Plus.”
Jackson replied To Paul, calling him “my boy”.
Although Jackson has said in the past that he is content to play in the final year of his rookie deal and essentially bet on himself this upcoming season, this isn’t the first time he has publicly asked for a new contract. is indicated.
A few weeks ago, Jackson and his agent turned their Twitter bios into a meme that read, “I need $,” something Jackson denied was related to his contract status.
Jackson’s contract situation was described by owner Steve Biscotti as “unique as hell” when asked in March. Biscotti also said a new deal is unlikely this season.