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.
Aaron Wilson
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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