Rams Make DE Aaron Donald Richest Defenseman in NFL History

Aaron Donald

The Los Angeles Rams have signed defensive end Aaron Donald to a 6-year, $135 million contract, making him the richest defesneman in NFL history.

The deal includes $87 million guaranteed, and a $40 million signing bonus.

27-year-old Donald has has 39 sacks and 148 tackles through 4 career seasons.

The Rams have made plenty of offseason transactions, as they strive to dethrone the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC. Below is a list:

  • Ndamukong Suh: 1-yr, $14M
  • Acquire Aqib Talib
  • Acquire Marcus Peters
  • Acquire Brandin Cooks & sign him to 5-yr, $80M deal
  • Extend Todd Gurley w/ 4-yr, $60M deal
  • Extend Aaron Donald w/ 6-yr, $135M deal
  • Extend Rob Havenstein w/ 4-yr, $32M deal
  • Sign Sam Shields

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