Report: Former Badger Ryan Ramczyk signs new deal with Saints to make him highest-paid RT in NFL
Ryan Ramczyk is going to be signing a massive deal with the New Orleans Saints.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that the former Wisconsin star will be signing a 5-year deal with the Saints worth $90 million with $60 million in guaranteed money. The extension will make Ramczyk the highest-paid right tackle in the NFL, per Schefter.
Saints' OT Ryan Ramczyk is signing a five-year, $90 million extension that includes $60 million guaranteed and makes him the new highest-paid right tackle in football, source tells ESPN.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) June 30, 2021
Ramczyk was a first-round selection out of Wisconsin in the 2017 NFL Draft. He was taken with the No. 32 overall pick, a move that has paid off nicely for the Saints organization.
Over his four years in the NFL, Ramczyk has appeared in 63 games, starting in all of those. He’s a three-time All-Pro selection, making first-team in 2019 and second-team in 2018 and 2020. He was also named to the PFWA All-Rookie Team following his 2017 campaign.
Ramczyk was a former first-team All-B1G and All-American selection in 2016.