Cliff Avril's new deal is worth $28.5 million and continues $16 million in guarantees.
Renton, WA (SportsNetwork.com) -
The Seattle Seahawks continue to take steps towards keeping their outstanding defense intact, with the reigning Super Bowl champions signing pass rusher Cliff Avril to a four-year extension on Friday.
The move comes just one day after the Seahawks announced an agreement with linebacker K.J. Wright on a four-year, $27 million extension. Both Wright and Avril were slated to become unrestricted free agents at season's end.
According to NFL.com, Avril's new deal is worth $28.5 million and continues $16 million in guarantees.
Bengals need to buck history
By John McMullen, NFL Editor
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) -
Peyton Manning and the dark of night?
That's as scary as it gets for the Cincinnati Bengals.
The Bengals inched closer to what would be an ongoing franchise-record fourth consecutive postseason berth in Week 15 when plenty of money signs were flashed but none coming from the player most associated with the overbearing gesture, Johnny Manziel.