Tyrann Mathieu is officially an Arizona Cardinal now after agreeing to a four-year deal with the teams. For weeks people wondered what his contract numbers and guaranteed money will look like, and today we finally found out.
According to Albert Breer of NFL Network, it’s a four-year, $3.052 million contract that comes with an initial signing bonus of $265,000. The balance of the $662,500 bonus is spread across Year two and three.
Tyrann Mathieu’s deal includes a $265,000 signing bonus. Additional $397,500 paid in roster bonuses is guar, unless he’s cut b/c of drugs.
— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) May 23, 2013
- “I never doubted it,” Mathieu said of signing an NFL contract, via the Cardinals‘ team website. “I knew it was a long shot and it would be a process, but to finally sit down and sign my name on the dotted line means a lot to me.”