Russell Wilson Becomes Highest-Paid NFL Player
A BIG bag has been secured by a certain Seattle Seahawk quarterback.
Russell Wilsonis officially the highest paid NFL athlete after agreeing to a four-year $140 million extension with the team.ESPN reportsthat Russell’s deal includes a $65 million signing bonus and makes him contractually tied to the Seahawks through the 2023 season.
The deal also includes a no-trade clause so Russell and his family can continue to live happily in Seattle.
Russell’s record-breaking deal was celebrated and confirmed by the NFL player himself and his “Greatest Love”, his wife Ciara.
“Hey Seattle, we got a deal,” said Russell while lying in bed next to CiCi. “Go Hawks. But I’ma see y’all in the morning. Time for y’all to go to bed.”