Andre Johnson now highest paid WR

Houston Chronicle - [Full Article]

Andre Johnson’s new contract with the Texans will make him the highest-paid receiver in the NFL.

Johnson received a two-year extension worth $23.5 million, with a maximum value of $38.5 million. He gets $13 million guaranteed. His deal is worth a max value of seven years and $73.5 million — an average of $10.5 million a year.

The contract also has incentive bonuses and built-in escalators that can make it even more valuable.

"This will make him a Texan for life," Texans general manager Rick Smith said.

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