The Los Angeles Rams and their monster defensive lineman Aaron Donald just agreed to a six-year deal worth $135 million. The deal includes $87 million in guaranteed money.
According to Adam Schefter, the deal is the richest defensive deal in NFL history.
Long time coming: Rams and Aaron Donald finalizing a record 6-year, $135 million, including $87 million guaranteed, per source. Richest defensive deal in NFL history.
Donald now tied to LA for next seven years. And he will be ready for Monday night opener vs. Raiders.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 31, 2018
Now that the regular season is getting ready to begin the Rams decided to fill up the Brink’s truck with as much cash as they could fit in it and drive it over to Donald’ house. It worked. So did Donald’s decision to holdout for the second year in a row.