January 25, 2016 - Aaron Wilson
Eagles sign Zack Ertz to five-year deal with $20 million guaranteeed
The Philadelphia Eagles signed veteran tight end Zach Ertz to a five-year contract extension that includes $20 million guaranteed. Ertz is now the fourth-highest paid tight end in the game behind Jimmy Graham, Julius Thomas and Rob Gronkowki. He's now signed through the 2021 season. A second-round pick in 2013, Ertz caught 75 passes for 853 yards last season. Ertz played collegiately at Stanford. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.