The Carolina Panthers are tying their future to Cam Newton.
Newton signed a five-year extension that will keep him under team control through the 2020 season, the Panthers announced on Tuesday. The deal is worth $103.8 million with Newton receiving $67.6 million over the first three years, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported, per a source involved in the situation.
Rapoport added the extension contains $60 million in guarantees. The signal-caller also will earn $30 million the first year of the deal.