Brandon Marshall's New $50 Million Contract Makes Him Highest Paid WR Ever

WR Brandon Marshall was expected to sign one of the most lucrative receiver contracts in league history following the trade that sent him from Denver to Miami.

And he did just that.

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Marshall, who was playing under a one-year, $2.5 million contract, had $47.5 million tacked onto his deal over four more years.

That brings the grand total to an eye-popping five-year, $50 million contract.

$24 million of that is guaranteed.

The previous benchmark for receivers was Larry Fitzgerald's four-year, $40 million deal, which Marshall matched plus one year.

Check out The Phinsider for full reaction from Dolphins fans.

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