Why Russell Wilson’s contract extension is excellent news for Ra Detroit Lions blouse vens, dangerous information for Lamar Jackson

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The Ravens may want to send Russell Wilson's agent a gift basket Seattle Seahawks clothes .

On Thursday, Wilson inked a massive, five-year, $245 million contract extension with the Broncos that Cincinnati Bengals shirt features $165 million in guarantees, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. That's good news for Wilson (33), since that'll keep him locked into Denver through his age 38 season.

That's kind of bad news for Lamar Jackson, though, as he continues his wait for a new contract.

While guaranteed deals are becoming a bit more of the norm — both Minnesota's Kirk Cousins and Cleveland's Deshaun Watson have deals that feature fully guaranteed money — th Ed Reed e Raven Matthew Stafford s will look more at Wilson's new deal and Kyler Murray's arizona cardinal gear contract as reasons why they shouldn't go there.

Fox Sports' Jay Glazer reported in August that the Ravens weren't inclined to go the fully guaranteed route in any deal for Jackson, saying that Watson's deal threw things "out of whack" with contract extension talks between the two parties. Now, the Ravens have extra precedent to avoid going there in contract talks.

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To that end, Watson most closely resembles what Jackson is as a player on the field, both in age and productivity, so Jackson still has an avenue to ask for that guarante Jeans ed money. That doesn't mean it's a likelihood, though.

Recently, Jackson took to Twitter to clear up any rumors surrounding a supposed $250 million offer, which he says the team did not actually propose.

With both Murray and Wilson gett Washington Football Team jersey ing big guarantees in their deals, but not fully guaranteed contracts, Watson's deal looks like m Shop Kids Footwear ore of an aberration than the new norm. If Jackson is set on wanting a fully guaranteed deal as has been rumored, then there's a chance that the two sides could be heading for a split following 202 Khalil Mack 2.

With a Week 1 deadline nearing, that could be an increasingly likely possibility.

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