REPORT: Packers and Jaire Alexander agree to 4-year, $84 million extension
GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) - The Green Bay Packers and cornerback Jaire Alexander are said to be finalizing a four-year contract extension worth $84 million.
The news was reported Monday morning by ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
The deal averages out to $21 million per year. It includes a $30 million signing bonus, which is a record for defensive backs.
Schefter reports that Alexander will receive $42.5 million by March.
The base salary this season will be $1.076 million, which helps the Packers with the salary cap.
The Pro Bowler will be the highest paid cornerback in the league.
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