According to Adam Schefter, the New Orleans Saints and TIGHT END Jimmy Graham have agreed to a four-year deal worth $40 million. The contract includes $21 million guaranteed, and it now appears that the Twitter/franchise tag saga has finally come to a conclusion. Graham tweeted earlier, "I'm bleeding back and gold this morning!" And now we all know why. Check out Graham and Schefty's tweets below.
Saints are signing TE Jimmy Graham to a 4-year, $40 million deal that includes $21 million guaranteed, per source familiar with deal.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 15, 2014
It's official I'm bleeding black and gold this morning! Thank you WhoDatNation for all the support.— Jimmy Graham (@TheJimmyGraham) July 15, 2014