BUFFALO (FNN Media) — The Buffalo Bills signed wide receiver Stevie Johnson to a five-year contract extension on Monday.
The deal will pay Johnson a maximum of $36 million with $19.5 guaranteed according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
Further, the bulk of the contract is front loaded and will pay Johnson, who will turn 26 prior to the start of the season, $24 million over the first three seasons.
Johnson led the Bills in receiving last season with 76 receptions for 1,004 yards and seven touchdowns.
In 2010, he became the first player in franchise history to record consecutive 1,000 receiving yard campaigns.
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