The 49ers just won the offseason.
While the Philadelphia Eagles were celebrating their Super Bowl championship, the 49ers completely overshadowed the new champs. Four days after the NFL’s biggest game, the 49ers became the biggest story in the league.
The 49ers reportedly signed quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo for the next five years, giving him a $137.5 million deal, per reports. That is the biggest deal in NFL history on an average-per-year basis.
Yes, for now, Jimmy G. is going to be the highest-paid player. Ever.
Garoppolo will make $27.