Sport Rams LB Alec Ogletree signs 4-year extension worth reported $42M

15:36  13 october  2017
15:36  13 october  2017 Source:   Sporting News

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Los Angeles Rams linebacker Alec Ogletree just became a very, very rich man. On Thursday night, the 26-year-old inside linebacker signed a four - year , $ 42 m . Rams gave LB Alec Ogletree 4 - year , $ 42 M extension that includes M over first 3 years, per source.

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Rams linebacker Alex Ogletree signed a four-year contract extension Thursday evening, the team announced, and the deal that runs through the 2021 season is worth $42 million, according to ESPN.com.

“Alec has evolved into a true leader of our football team and we are excited to sign him to this extension,” general manager Les Snead said in a statement. “His teammates voted him as a captain in back-to-back seasons for a reason — and it’s not only because of his production, but his character and resiliency. We look forward to Alec helping our team emerge as a consistent winner for years to come.”

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So Ogletree instantly becomes the most overpaid ILB in the game. Replying to @RapSheet. Signs a 7 year 25 million deal in madden.

LOS ANGELES — Linebacker Alec Ogletree agreed to a four - year contract extension with the Los Angeles Rams through the 2021 season on Thursday night. The Rams (3-2) reached the deal with Ogletree , their top tackler and a key leader on their defense

For his part, Ogletree, who has 35 tackles and already has matched his career high with two sacks this season, agrees that the new contract puts him in position to be part of the Rams' ongoing turnaround.

“It means a lot,” Ogletree told therams.com. “It shows the faith that they’ve had in me, and I really appreciate the opportunity that I have here. I definitely want to see this franchise turn it around, and definitely want to be a part of that."

Ogletree, who turned 26 last month, is coming off the best season of his career with 136 tackles, 11 passes defended and two interceptions with the Rams.

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