Pro Bowl tight end Jack Doyle and the Indianapolis Colts agreed to a three-year contract extension, the workforce launched Friday.
League sources suggested ESPN and NFL Media that Doyle’s deal is worth larger than $21 million in new money. It might very nicely worth as a lot as $24 million with incentives.
“When it comes to contract extensions and getting ‘paid,’ as they say, there’s not a more deserving person in this building,” Reich suggested the workforce’s official website online Friday. “I mean, he’s at the top of the list. So just happy for him, and hope he’s here for many years to come.”
Doyle, having fun within his seventh NFL season, has been one among many Colts’ best tight ends as a result of the workforce claimed him off waivers from the Tennessee Titans in September 2013. During his time in Indianapolis, he has recorded 236 catches for 2,105 yards and 18 touchdowns.
Doyle earned his lone Pro Bowl selection when he notched 80 receptions for 690 yards and 4 touchdowns in the midst of the 2017 advertising marketing campaign. The veteran pass-catcher tried to assemble on that standout season nevertheless was restricted to solely six video games in 2018 attributable to accidents.
In 12 video games this season, Doyle has notched 36 catches for 377 yards and 4 touchdowns.
The extension will maintain Doyle from an attainable departure from the Colts within the free firm in the midst of the off-season. Fellow tight end Eric Ebron, who was positioned on season-ending injured reserve Nov. 25, will transform a free agent this off-season.
The Colts (6-6) will journey to play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (5-7) at 1 p.m. EST Sunday at Raymond James Stadium.