The Miami Dolphins have extended starting quarterback Ryan Tannehill, according to Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald.
Miami Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill has agreed to a contract extension with the Dolphins. Details coming.
— Armando Salguero (@ArmandoSalguero) May 18, 2015
The deal will be for six-years and will be worth $96 million, with $45 million guaranteed, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. The deal will keep Tannehill in Miami through the 2020 season.
Dolphins are giving QB Ryan Tanehill a six-year, $96 million extension that includes $45 million guaranteed, per league source.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 18, 2015
Tannehill, 26, threw for a career high 4,045 yards in 2014, completing 392 of his 590 attempts and throwing for 27 touchdowns. Tannehill was taking eight overall in the 2012 draft out of Texas A&M, and has started 48 games in his three years. He has completed 1,029 of his 1,162 attempts for 11,252 yards, 63 touchdowns and 42 interceptions.