Tuesday, August 5
(Cincinnati, OH) -- The Cincinnati Bengals are locking up quarterback Andy Dalton with a six-year contract extension through 2020. NFL.com reports the deal is worth 96-million-dollars with playoff escalators that could boost the total value to 115-million. The TCU product has been the team's starter since being selected in the second round of the 2011 NFL Draft. Dalton has led Cincinnati to a 30-and-18 record and three straight playoff appearances, but the Bengals have lost in the wild card round each time.