Former Baltimore Ravens safety Eric Weddle signed a two-year contract with the Los Angeles Rams, the workforce launched Friday.
Sources knowledgeable the NFL Network that Weddle’s deal is worth as a lot as $12.5 million over the 2 years, with a base wage of $10.5 million. The workforce didn’t launch particulars of the contract.
The Ravens launched Weddle on Wednesday after three seasons. He had one 12 months remaining on his contract with Baltimore. The workforce saved $7.5 million in cap space by waiving him.
The Pro Bowl safety had 10 interceptions all through his time with Baltimore. In the 2018 season, he started all 16 regular-season video video games and recorded 68 tackles, three passes defensed, one sack and 4 quarterback hits.
Weddle is a six-time Pro Bowl selection and two-time All Pro choice. The then-San Diego Chargers initially drafted him throughout the second spherical of the 2007 NFL Draft. He carried out his first 9 seasons throughout the NFL with the Chargers.
The 34-year-old Weddle is projected to start alongside safety John Johnson III in a secondary that options cornerbacks Aqib Talib and Marcus Peters. Safety Lamarcus Joyner, who carried out in 15 video video games last season whereas under the franchise tag, is predicted to vary right into a free agent when the league’s new 12 months begins March 13.