More good news for Detroit Lions fans came out today as it was announced that another crucial piece to the puzzle is staying after signing a contact extension.

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After a rough first season in Detroit (3-13-1 record), Goff led the Lions to a 9-8 record in 2022 and then 12 wins and their first playoff appearance since 1991 last season.

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In 2023, Goff had one of his best statistical seasons, throwing for 4,575 yards and 30 touchdowns while completing 67.3% of his passes.

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For that he is being reward with a new contact extension.

Jared Goff Is Now The Highest Paid Detroit Lion In Franchise History

The Detroit Lions have signed quarterback Jared Goff to a massive 4-year, $212 million contract extension with $170 million guaranteed.

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This new deal makes Goff the highest-paid player in Lions franchise history and the second-highest paid quarterback in the NFL behind Joe Burrow.

Key Details of The Contact Extension

  • 4-year extension worth $212 million total
  • $170 million of the contract is fully guaranteed
  • $53 million average annual value
  • Keeps Goff under contract with the Lions through the 2028 season (with an option for 2029)
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The signing of Goff continues an active offseason for the Lions, who also extended WR Amon-Ra St. Brown and OT Penei Sewell to lucrative deals.

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It's crazy to say as a lifelong Detroit Lions fan but I think this is our year.

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