Done Deal: Saints, Graham agree to new long-term contract
BATON ROUGE, LA — The New Orleans Saints and tight end Jimmy Graham have agreed to a new long-term contract. The deal is reportedly worth $40M over four years with $21M guaranteed. Graham is now the highest paid tight end in the league. Last season, he caught 13 touchdowns.
“We are very excited to have this contract done. We appreciate the hard work and professionalism that Jimmy Graham and his agent Jimmy Sexton have exhibited during this process. We are all looking forward to Jimmy's continued success on the field as we pursue a championship together,” General Manager Mickey Loomis said in a statement.