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