Kyler Murray signs historic contract extension with Arizona

The long-awaited payday finally arrived for Kyler Murrayafter Adam Schefter, a journalist for ESPN, reported that the star quarterback of the Arizona Cardinalsagreed to a historic contract extension.

The signature would be for the following 5 seasons in exchange for 230.5 million dollarswith 160 of them fully guaranteed, money that is the second highest guaranteed figure in history of the NFL, only behind the 230 million that Deshaun Watson received from the Cleveland Browns a few months ago.

In this way, Murray, 24, will be receiving the second highest salary of the following season in addition to history with his 46.1 million annually, behind the 50.3 million Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers.

money well spent

According to data provided by ESPN, Murray’s 13,266 passing yards are the third most in history for a quarterback in his first 3 years as a professional, behind only Andrew Luck y Cam Newton.

In his short but remarkable career, Kyler Murray has already been named Offensive Rookie of the Year, and has 2 selections for the Pro Bowlboasting an excellent 66.7 percent efficiency on completions.

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Now, Murray will be forced to respond with results, since so far, he still has not won a postseason game in his career with the Cardinals, who will have a difficult start to the 2022 season, losing for the first 6 weeks to their best wide Receiver, DeAndre Hopkinswho was suspended for the use of illegal substances, accusations that he will be appealing to try to reduce his punishment.

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I currently work as a web writer, specializing in NBA and NFL for Empresa EL DEBATE. I worked for 4 years and 5 months in the Sports section of the Printed Newspaper in Culiacán, covering various disciplines, being assigned to the source of Caballeros de Culiacán of CIBACOPA. I had the opportunity to cover the Barrios Basketball Tournament of EL DEBATE for 3 years, one in Mazatlán, 2 in Culiacán, as well as the National War Bands in Los Mochis. In the same way, I was present at various openings and closings of sporting events of the Company. My passion is basketball, so I am constantly researching burst sports, especially the NBA, and have created special works on relevant topics. I covered the Culiacán International Marathon twice, one of the most important events at the local and state level. I am an avid reader, who likes to constantly improve myself, both personally and professionally. I successfully attended the Digital Sports Journalism Workshop at the University of Guadalajara sponsored by EL DEBATE.

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