Cooper Kupp is staying put for the foreseeable future.
The Rams wideout, who was the AP Offensive Participant of the 12 months and Tremendous Bowl MVP, agreed to a brand new cope with the Rams. He’s tied to Los Angeles for the subsequent 5 seasons, at a complete of $110 million, in keeping with ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
This comes the identical week because the Rams gave celebrity cross rusher Aaron Donald a $40 million elevate and made him the highest-paid non-quarterback in NFL historical past.
Kupp, 28, had two years left on his earlier contract with the Rams.
He signed a three-year extension to his rookie deal, price about $47 million, previous to the 2020 NFL season, that might have had him signed via 2023.
Cooper Kupp agreed to a brand new cope with the Rams price over $100 million.Getty Pictures
At about $16 million a yr, Kupp was dramatically underpaid, no less than relative to the brand new market at his place. This offseason, Davante Adams signed a cope with the Raiders price $141 million over 5 years — $28 million yearly — and Tyreek Hill obtained a four-year, $120 million cope with the Dolphins.
Nonetheless a bit beneath these two in common annual wage, Kupp gave the Rams a bit little bit of a reduction. It’s clear he’s pleased with Sean McVay, Matthew Stafford and firm and doesn’t wish to search greener pastures.