Lamar Jackson is officially a rich man.
The Baltimore Ravens announced Tuesday that they had officially inked the 2016 Heisman Trophy winner to a four-year contract with an option for a fifth year. The contract is worth a total of $9,471,649 with a $4,968,472 signing bonus.
Officially a Raven.— Baltimore Ravens (@Ravens) June 5, 2018
QB @Lj_era8 has signed his rookie contract! pic.twitter.com/tipgXsZPkM
As it turned out, Jackson using his mom as his agent wound up not being such a big deal.
Congrats to Lamar. You earned every penny.