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Jalen Hurts, the rising star quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles, has become the highest paid NFL player with a whopping $200 million contract extension. The announcement was made by the Eagles’ management on Monday, sending shockwaves through the league and exciting fans of the team.

Hurts has been a standout performer since he entered the league as a second-round draft pick in 2020. He has shown tremendous potential with both his athleticism and leadership skills. His numbers in his first year as a starter were not outstanding, but he displayed enough promise to convince the Eagles’ management that he is their future franchise quarterback.

The new contract is a testament to the trust and confidence the Eagles have in Hurts. It also shows their commitment to building a competitive team around him. The $200 million deal is the largest in NFL history, surpassing Patrick Mahomes’ $450 million contract with the Kansas City Chiefs.

Hurts’ contract extension is undoubtedly a significant moment for him and the Eagles. However, it also comes with heightened expectations and pressure, as the team looks to build around him and compete for a playoff spot. Fans of the Eagles and the NFL will undoubtedly be keeping a close eye on Hurts and his progress in the coming seasons.