Tyrann Mathieu is likely smiling at this signing.
The Minnesota Vikings announced on Monday that star safety Harrison Smith has signed a contract extension that will keep him with the team for years to come.
#Vikings S Harrrison Smith signed a 5-year extension worth $51.25M source said. Full guarantee is $15.278M, total guarantees are $28.578M
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) June 6, 2016
The deal — at five years and worth $51.25 million, with $28.58 million in guarantees, would make Smith the NFL’s highest paid safety, with a yearly average $10.75 million and a $10-million signing bonus.