Junior Galette‘s agent has also denied the report of an extension with the Saints.
We have not agreed to a deal with the Saints for Junior Galette!!!!! #rumors
— Alvin Keels (@AlvinKeels) September 2, 2014
Saints OLB Junior Galette has denied the previous report that he has reached an extension with the Saints.
- “Rumors. I haven’t agreed to anything,” Galette texted Larry Holder of the Times-Picayune.
- Galette also texted Holder; “Trust me I’m more shocked den u r” regarding his reported extension.
These Rumors Have to Stop….
— SACKMAN (@JuniorG93) September 2, 2014
Galette, 26, was entering the second year of his three-year, $6.3 million contract that included $3.5 million guaranteed. He has a base salary of $1.4 million coming his way over the next two years.
Last season, Galette appeared in all 16 games and recorded 40 tackles, 12 sacks, a forced fumble and two recoveries.
Pro Football Focus has him rated as the No. 12 outside linebacker in a 3-4 defense last year.
We’ll have the contract details as they are available.