The top pick of the 2021 NFL Draft has signed his rookie contract.
Quarterback Trevor Lawrence, the No. 1 overall pick, signed his rookie contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars, NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reported Monday morning. It’s a four-year, $36.8 million deal with a $24.1 million signing bonus, Pelissero reported.
The deal, like all first-round rookie contracts, includes a fifth-year option and, per Pelissero, unprecedented language and payment structure.
The team later announced the signing.
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Lawrence has already passed his physical and will receive his full signing bonus within 15 days, Pelissero reported per a source. There is no offseason languages and annual roster bonuses in 20220204, which are guaranteed even if Lawrence is on the active/non-football injury list.
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