sport news Deebo Samuel signs HUGE extension with 49ers... with new contract ending ... trends now
The 49ers and star weapon Deebo Samuel today inked a lucrative three-year extension that will keep the star wide receiver in San Francisco.
The agreement comes after months of speculation over Samuel's future after he reportedly requested a trade in April.
Samuel, who has been sitting out training camp practices while negotiating the new contract, landed a huge three-year extension worth $73.5million max and $71.55m total with a guarantee of $58.1m, according to Ian Rapoport.
'We are overjoyed to have come together with Deebo to keep him with the 49ers for years to come,' said the team's general manager John Lynch.
'Deebo has the rare ability to not only play at a unique level but to inspire his teammates with the way he plays.
'He is a special player that embodies "will meeting skill." We're proud to move forward