Sources: Ferguson gets huge extension

Updated: July 7, 2010, 8:50 PM ET
By Adam Schefter | ESPN

The New York Jets' contract logjam cleared up some Wednesday, when the team reached agreement on a colossal six-year, $60 million extension with offensive tackle D'Brickashaw Ferguson, according to league sources.

Ferguson, 26, had two years remaining on his $37.5 million initial contract, so he now will be tied to the Jets for eight years and $73.6 million. Ferguson was the team's first-round draft pick, fourth overall, in 2006.

The guaranteed money is $34.8 million, ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?


  • Off The Cliff?
    Should the Yanks pursue a trade for Cliff Lee? You might want to think twice.
  • Air-brained!
    First, a DL trip. Now Tanaka must take a cross-country flight to see the team doc.
  • Eeny, Meeny, Miny, Melo
    Melo's agent told ESPN that his client still "hasn't made a decision yet."
  • Brooms Out
    The Mets are trying for their first four-game sweep since May 2013.
  • Good Knight And Good Luck
    What Nets mascot -- if any -- would you like to see?