According to NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport, Welker can earn up to $700,000 in incentives, along with his $456,470 base salary, based on his playing time and catches.
Welker last played for the Denver Broncos, who did not re-sign him after his contract expired this past off-season. Welker recorded 49 catches for 464 yards in 14 games in 2014.
Welker returns to the game despite missing time due to concussions the last two seasons. He sustained two concussions within four weeks late in the 2013 season, and another during the 2014 preseason.