D.J. Moore, Carolina Panthers. (Picture by Grant Halverson/Getty Pictures)
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The Carolina Panthers and large receiver D.J. Moore have agreed to a three-year extension.
D.J. Moore has agreed to a three-year contract extension to stick with the Carolina Panthers.
In response to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, will probably be three-year deal price $61.884 million. His new common cash will probably be $20.628 million. $41.61 million of the contract extension will probably be totally assured. He’s now on the Panthers’ books for the following 4 seasons at $73 million.
Moore was a former first-round select of Maryland by the Panthers within the 2018 NFL Draft. Regardless of instability on the quarterback place, he has gone over 1,100 receiving yards in every of the final three seasons.
It is a nice signing made by the Panthers, particularly after lacking out on Deshaun Watson.
Panthers are giving WR DJ Moore a three-year, $61.884 million extension in new cash, per his brokers @DrewJRosenhaus, @JasonRosenhaus and @NFLrecord. New cash common per cash is $20.628M. There’s a full assure of $41.61M. He’s tied to Carolina for 4 and $73 million.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 18, 2022
Carolina Panthers lengthen large receiver D.J. Moore by way of 2025 NFL season
Moore will probably be turning 25 years outdated in April, so he ought to nonetheless be in his athletic prime all through everything of the contract extension. Getting him prolonged needed to have been a high precedence for Panthers basic supervisor Scott Fitterer after not touchdown Watson. By having a top-tier large receiver underneath contract, it could actually enable Carolina to be extra aggressive within the quarterback market.
The Panthers did commerce for Sam Darnold final offseason. Whereas his first 12 months in Charlotte was underwhelming to say the very least, he was the previous No. 3 general select USC in the identical draft as Moore. Carolina additionally has the No. 6 general decide on this 12 months’s draft. This implies the Panthers could possibly be the primary group to pick their new franchise quarterback in a weak draft class.
There could also be a variety of uncertainty surrounding the Panthers, however Moore is sticking in Charlotte.