June 03, 2016 - Aaron Wilson
Jaguars sign Allen Hurns to four-year, $40 million contract
The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed wide receiver Allen Hurns to a four-year, $40 million contract. It includes $20 million guaranteed. He's under contract through the 20202 season. Hurns is a former undrafted free agent from Miami. "We are excited for Allen and his family and this is very well deserved," Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell said in a statement. "He is an extremely hardworking player and is so dedicated to his craft. Since the day he arrived, he's been a consummate professional and is a great representative of the Jaguars. in the community. He continues to impress our coaching staff on a daily basis and has certainly earned the respect of his teammates. Our organizational philosophy is to reward our homegrown players when the opportunity presents itself. Hurnsy is a clear example of that." Hurns had 1,031 receiving yards and 10 touchdowns last season. He has averaged 14.9 yards per reception for his career. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.