The fifth-year option would have cost the Jaguars $7.638 million fully guaranteed for the 2022 season.
Bryan, 25, is a former first-round pick of the Jaguars back in 2018. He’s currently in the final year of his four-year, $10,154,945 contract that includes a $5,465,420 signing bonus.
Bryan will be an unrestricted free agent in 2022.
In 2020, Bryan appeared in 16 games for the Jaguars and recorded 18 tackles and a half sack.