Ravens’ Lamar Jackson Becomes NFL’s Highest-Paid Player

  • The Baltimore Ravens and quarterback Lamar Jackson finally reached an agreement Thursday on a five-year deal that will reportedly make the 2019 league MVP the highest-paid player in NFL history.
  • The Ravens agreed in principle to a five-year contract extension with Jackson, the organization announced on social media. 
  • “You know, for the last few months, there’s been a lot of he said, she said, a lot of nail-biting, a lot of head-scratching going on. But, for the next five years, it’s a lot of flock going on,” Jackson said in a video posted to the team’s Twitter.