The Cincinnati Bengals placed linebacker Vontaze Burfict on season-ending IR Tuesday. Burfict played in just five games this season after making the Pro Bowl last year.
Vontaze Burfict signs three-year extension with Bengals
The Cincinnati Bengals and linebacker Vontaze Burfict have agreed to a three-year, $38 million extension, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. The deal makes Burfict the highest paid inside linebacker in the NFL based on average annual value.