THOMPSON’S TAKE: THE DONALD CASHES IN WITH RAMS
“Aaron Donald is the best player on the Rams roster,” Jim Thompson notes in his latest post at www.thompsonsportsart.com. “And that’s taking into account the Rams’ stellar offensive lineup and the addition of Ndamukong Suh.
“Donald and the Rams have been working on a deal for the better part of two seasons now, and it finally got done.”
That would be $135 million over six years. With $87 mil guaranteed and a $40 mil signing bonus.
“Donald wasn’t happy last year because he thought he was being underpaid – but he still ripped up offensive linemen like they were paper dolls. I see a big year for the Rams sack leader.”
He’s left holding the bag: