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Arizona's top pick could earn $60M in 6 years

Originally Published: August 2, 2004
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

Wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald, the Heisman Trophy runner-up and first-round selection of the Arizona Cardinals, reached an agreement on his first NFL contract.

As the third player chosen overall in the draft, the former University of Pittsburgh star, one of the most physically gifted wide receivers in the college game over the past decade, will sign a deal that appears to be the most lucrative ever for an NFL rookie. The six-year contract could be worth as much as $60 million and includes ...

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