Englewood, CO (Sports Network) - The Denver Broncos made Ryan Clady the
third-highest paid offensive tackle on Sunday, with the two sides agreeing to
a five-year contract.
According to NFL.com, Clady will earn a guaranteed $33 million with his new
contract, which is worth a full amount of $52.5 million over the length of the
Clady, 26, can earn as much as $57.5 million on the contract. The Cleveland
Browns' Joe Thomas and Philadelphia Eagles' Jason Peters are the only tackles
in the NFL with richer deals.
Over his five-year career, the Boise State product has started every game for
the Broncos since the team drafted him with the 12th overall selection in the
2008 NFL Draft.
In 2012, Clady was ranked the fourth-best left tackle in the league by Pro
Football Focus, allowing just one sack to quarterback Peyton Manning.
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