Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Patriots have signed starting G Josh Kline to a two-year contract worth a base value of the deal is $3.3 million.
The 6-foot-3, 300-pound Kline, who entered the league as an undrafted free agent out of Kent State in 2013, has started every game for the team this season, the final year of his contract. He would have been a restricted free agent after this season.
Full details per ESPN
Signing bonus: $750,000
2016 base salary: $950,000
2016 roster bonus: $200,000 (46-man per game)
2016 incentives: $400,000 for 55 percent of snaps or $800,000 for 75 percent
2017 base salary: $1.4 million
2017 roster bonus: $200,000 (46-man per game)
2017 incentives: $400,000 for 55 percent of snaps or $800,000 for 75 percent