Former Virginia Tech safety Kam Chancellor signed a contract extension to remain with the Seattle Seahawks, according to ESPN’s Josina Anderson. The deal is worth $36 million over three years with $25 million guaranteed, per the report.
Chancellor was entering the final year of his contract and is now signed through the 2020 season. The new deal makes Chancellor the third-highest paid safety in the NFL, according to Rotoworld.com.
The Seahawks selected Chancellor in the fifth round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He’s recorded 50 or more tackles in five of the last six seasons and has been named to four Pro Bowls.