Los Angeles Rams Sign Jared Goff to Most Guaranteed Money in NFL History

Brendan Abban | September 4th, 2019

The Los Angeles Rams have officially locked in their franchise quarterback for the next half-decade. This new deal will pay Goff the most guaranteed dollars in NFL history. They have agreed on a four-year extension with quarterback Jared Goff for a total of $134 million with $110 million guaranteed per Adam Schefter.

This ties Goff, who was their first overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft, to the Rams for the foreseeable future. The Rams made a trade with the Tennessee Titans to move up and get Goff years ago. The Rams sent a total of two first-round picks, two second-round picks, and two third-round picks.

It was quite the gambit the Rams gave up to land Goff. However, it has proven to be more than worthwhile in his short career so far. Despite a rocky rookie season under former head coach Jeff Fisher, Goff has led the Rams back to relevance in his last two years.

Goff has thrown for a career 9,581 yards, 65 touchdowns, and 26 interceptions. He also has a career passer rating of 94.7. In the last two seasons, he has uplifted the Rams offense to a second-place ranking in 2018 and first in scoring in 2017.

The Rams also have a 24-8 record under Goff and Sean McVay in the last two years. The pairing also has a 2-2 record in the playoffs with a Super Bowl appearance under their belt.

This is a commitment that the Rams believe will yield success for years to come. They have now locked in their core of Goff, Todd Gurley, Aaron Donald, and Brandin Cooks. A core the Rams hope will terrorize the NFL for years to come.

Follow Us on Twitter @thescorecrow
Follow Us on Reddit at u/TheScorecrow
Follow Us on Facebook at The Scorecrow
Follow Us on Instagram at The Scorecrow
Facebook Group where you can read and post articles at The Scorecrow
Reddit Group where everyone can post without fear of being banned at The Scorecrow

Follow Brendan Abban on Twitter @AbbanBrendan

Main Image Credit: 

Embed from Getty Images
This entry was posted in NFL and tagged , , , , , , , on by .

About brendanabban24

On-air host and producer of the KBR Sports podcast. Manages video/audio editing, marketing and content writing for podcast and other clients. Brendan began working in the media in college interning for Isportsweb.com and writing for the Mace & Crown. He also has experience writing for the Boo Williams Hoops League. As well as experience writing for Endzonescore.com covering the Los Angeles Rams in which his articles were featured on Bleacher Report, Fox Sports and Yahoo Sports. Brendan has also provided numerous articles for SB Nation covering the Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Lakers. Brendan has experience doing color commentary at Old Dominion University. He also has experience doing PA announcing for Forest Park High School football games and Bridging the Gap event. He works with Fanatics representing products for all the major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, MLS, PGA) major media brands (NBC Sports, CBS Sports, FOX Sports) and more than 200 collegiate and professional team properties, which include several of the biggest global soccer clubs (Manchester United, Real Madrid, Chelsea, Manchester City). Is the owner and creator of brendanabban.com.