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.
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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