Jeff McLane reports that the Eagles and Johnson are nearing a huge deal. Eliot Shorr-Parks says Johnson will receive more guaranteed money than any other right tackle in the NFL:
#Eagles and OL Lane Johnson are putting the finishing touches on a contract extension that could be completed today, NFL sources said.
— Jeff McLane (@Jeff_McLane) January 29, 2016
Lane Johnson will receive more guaranteed money than any right tackle in the NFL, per source. #Eagles
— Eliot Shorr-Parks (@EliotShorrParks) January 29, 2016
Great. But now that Johnson is firmed up, it might be time to talk about Cox.
UPDATE: According to multiple sources, Johnson’s deal is worth a maximum of $63 million with $35 million guaranteed.