|Source: Pears' deal worth up to $9.3 million|
by Aaron Wilson of Scout.com, January 6, 2012 at 5:55 pm ET
Erik Pears Profile
The Buffalo Bills didn't disclose financial terms when they signed offensive tackle Erik Pears to a contract extension late in the season.
A league source told Scout that Pears' deal carries a maximum value of $9.3 million.
It included a $2.2 million signing bonus.
The contract also carries base salaries of $1.6 million in 2012 with $1 million of that guaranteed as well as a $300,000 roster bonus and a $50,000 workout bonus.
Pears is due a $2.1 million base salary in 2013, including $650,000 guaranteed. The deal has a $100,000 roster bonus and a $50,000 workout bonus.
In 2014, Pears is due a $2.75 million base salary and a $100,000 roster bonus with a $50,000 workout bonus.
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