Eagles sign linebacker Mychal Kendricks to four-year, $29 million deal

The Philadelphia Eagles signed linebacker Mychal Kendricks to a four-year, $29 million contract extension. It includes $16.4 million guaranteed. Kendricks is a former second-round pick from Cal. The 24-year-old was the subject of trade rumors at one time, but coach Chip Kelly dismissed them. "Mychal Kendricks is not going anywhere," Kelly said Aug. 2. "You can write that down in ink, not pencil."
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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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