According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Wilson’s contract includes a $65 million signing bonus.
Wilson also took to Instagram on Tuesday morning to reveal that he had struck a deal to remain with the Seahawks:
The 30-year-old who helped the Seahawks win Super Bowl XLVIII in 2014, is now under contract with the Seahawks through 2023 and his deal includes a no-trade clause.
His wife, Ciara has taken to her Instagram to celebrate her husband after he became the highest-paid player in National Football League.
Sharing a photo of him, the singer writes:
“I watch you put everything on the line every Sunday in pure amazement. Your dedication, consistency, and commitment to the game never wavers. You’re always the first person in, and the last person out. You’re 1 of 1. The hardest working man I know! So proud of you baby! Giving God All the praise. #GoHawks”