American Football: Aaron Donald Becomes The Highest Paid Defensive Player

Aaron Donald

In the wake of concurring a six-year contract extension with the Los Angeles Rams worth $135 million, Aaron Donald has turned into the highest paid defensive player in NFL history.

The 27-year-old was named as NFL’s 2017 defensive player of the year.

American Football: Aaron Rodgers Set To Become The Highest Paid Player

According to reports, the Donald will get a $40 million signing bonus and gain more than $22 million on an annual basis. This contract broke the record contract of Denver linebacker Von Miller, who signed a deal of $19 million a year.

Other Record Breaking Deals Of This Summer

Previously, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers turned into the most generously compensated player in NFL history, in the wake of concurring a four-year contract expansion reported to have a worth of $134 million.

Meanwhile, Odell Beckham Jr marked a five-year contract expansion at the New York Giants worth a revealed $95 million, making him the most generously compensated wide receiver in the NFL’s history.

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