According to Charles Robinson of Yahoo Sports, New York Jets have offered Ryan Fitzpatrick a contract. According to Robinson, the offer to Fitzpatrick is for three years and $24 million. The contract would reportedly pay $12 million in 2016 and $6 million each of the two seasons after that.
I was told #Jets offer to Ryan Fitzpatrick was 3-yrs $24 mil. $12 mil yr 1, avg of $6 mil per final 2. Starter $ yr 1, then elite backup $.
— Charles Robinson (@CharlesRobinson) May 29, 2016
This is a decent contract for Ryan Fitzpatrick, but will he take it? If I was Fitzpatrick I would take a one year deal worth 12 million with an option for year 2. I would not accept this deal, because it sounds like they want him to be a back-up. Do you think Fitz is getting low balled?