Blank added that talks are currently in a “good place.” He wouldn’t offer up a timetable as to when a deal could be in place, but he did mention that they would like it done in the “not too distant future.”
Flacco received $52 million guaranteed and an annual average of $20.1 million while Rodgers walked away with a reasonable $18.68 million per season and $54 million guaranteed.
Ryan’s next contract should come close to these figures. We have Ryan listed as the No. 1 player in our Top 50 – 2014 NFL Free Agents list.