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Michael Thomas Agrees to Record-Breaking Extension With Saints

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Published on July 31, 2019 - Duration: 01:09s

Michael Thomas Agrees to Record-Breaking Extension With Saints

Michael Thomas Agrees to Record-Breaking Extension With Saints Thomas and the New Orleans Saints have agreed to a five-year, $100 million extension.

The $61 million guaranteed is the most for a non-quarterback offensive player in NFL history, according to ESPN.

Thomas was set to make $1.148 million this season in the final year of his rookie contract.

He was a holdout for the start of Saints training camp while seeking a new deal.

Thomas led the NFL with 125 catches for 1,405 yards and nine touchdowns last season.

His 321 career catches are the most in NFL history by a player over his first three seasons.

Thomas was drafted by the Saints in the second round of the 2016 NFL Draft with the 47th overall pick.

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