The Tennessee Titans have signed defensive tackle Jurrell Casey to a four-year, $36 million contract.

The deal includes $20.5 million guaranteed.

Casey earned the contract.

He recorded a career-high 10.5 sacks last season.

“We are excited to come to an agreement on an extension with Jurrell,” Titans general manager Ruston Webster said. This is something Jurrell has earned not only with his play on the field but his work ethic as well. We appreciate Jurrell’s professionalism through this process and look forward to many good years to come.”

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun