Ryan inks multi-year deal

The Falcons announced the signing of top draft pick Matt Ryan today. Ryan is the second first round pick to sign, following No. 1 overall selection Jake Long’s agreement the week prior to the draft.

The move is a bit of a surprise considering that Ryan’s agent Tom Condon is notorious for having high profile holdouts when it comes to top quarterback clients.

UPDATE: Reportedly, Ryan’s deal is a six-year contract worth $72 million in total with $34.5 million guaranteed. The guaranteed money exceeds the reported terms of Long’s deal which included $30 million guaranteed.

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1 Comment on "Ryan inks multi-year deal"

  1. Anonymous | May 20, 2008 at 5:04 pm |

    Beat a league rule on cntracts that would have made a 6 year deal tough.


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