Larry Fitzgerald’s $11 million salary guaranteed as of Friday

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Larry Fitzgerald hasn’t said whether he’s going to play in 2018 or not, but he’ll be pocketing $11 million if he does decide to play another year for the Cardinals.

Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic points out that Fitzgerald’s salary became guaranteed on Friday. As Somers also points out, it won’t have any impact on his decision to keep playing as he simply won’t get paid in the event he decides to call it a career.

Fitzgerald said in Minnesota last week that he would make a call on playing in the next week or two. Fitzgerald didn’t give any big hints about what he was thinking, but did say he’s “excited about what the future holds” during an interview that also touched on the team’s need for a quarterback.

Fitzgerald may not be spending much time thinking about football this weekend. He’s playing in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am and was in first place after the first day of action with his partner Kevin Streelman.

3 responses to “Larry Fitzgerald’s $11 million salary guaranteed as of Friday

  1. packzilla says:
    February 9, 2018 at 3:30 pm
    Sign with the Packers ASAP. Win Win for both.

    The day a kid growing up a Vikings fan signs to retire with the Packers is the day hell freezes over. He’s beloved in his home state without ever playing there.

    It’s either the Vikings (which I doubt)
    The Cardinals (which is possible)
    Retirement (which is most probable).

    New regime and a rebuild. He might want to go out on top (as in personal performance, on top).

    They should trade him for low round pick and Treadwell (if the Vikings eat most of his contract). Maybe a change of scenery will get Treadwell going.

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