Monday, July 22, 2013

Lane Johnson, Philadelphia Agree to Contract

The Philadelphia Eagles announced Saturday Lane Johnson agreed to terms on a four-year contract.

NFL.com's Albert Breer reported that Johnson's deal is worth $19.853 million, including a $12.818 million signing bonus up front, according to a source involved with the negotiations. The deal came just hours after No. 3 overall pick Dion Jordan signed a contract as his Miami Dolphins teammates reported for training camp.

Johnson is expected to start from Day 1 at right tackle for Eagles coach Chip Kelly's athletic offensive line, with a healthy Jason Peters manning the left side. The potentially powerful duo should provide a strong foundation for an improved Eagles offensive line. (NFL.com)
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