Falcons, WR White reach extension

Updated: August 9, 2009, 3:06 PM ET
By Pat Yasinskas | ESPN.com

Roddy White's contract holdout is over.

The Atlanta Falcons said Saturday night the Pro Bowl receiver has agreed to a contract extension.

White had been holding out for a new deal since the start of training camp.

A source said White's deal is for six years and $50 million ($18 million guaranteed). It makes him the third-highest paid receiver in the NFL behind Arizona's Larry Fitzgerald, who averages $10 million a year, and Steve Smith of the Carolina Panthers.

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