The Seahawks have locked up a key piece within the crew’s offensive line for the following three seasons.
Guard Gabe Jackson, who the Seahawks acquired from the Raiders earlier within the offseason, has agreed to a contract extension with Seattle. In accordance with NFL Community’s Ian Rapoport, the deal is for 3 years/$22.75 million. The brand new deal consists of $16 million assured, with $9 million of that assured cash being a signing bonus. Jackson’s earlier deal prolonged via 2022, and had an AAV of $11 million/yr. The brand new contract will assist the Seahawks scale back Jackson’s cap hit within the coming years.
Jackson is a good piece so as to add to the offensive line, regardless of his value. Final yr with Las Vegas, Jackson allowed zero sacks in 1,062 offensive snaps. As all Seahawks followers know, defending Russell Wilson is paramount to the crew’s success. Something the crew can do to usher in high quality gamers at an affordable value is undoubtedly a constructive.