|Evan Mathis stays with Eagles on $25 million deal|
by Aaron Wilson of Scout.com, March 17, 2012 at 3:31 pm ET
Evan Mathis Profile
Veteran free agent offensive guard Evan Mathis is staying with the Philadelphia Eagles on a five-year, $25 million contract after visiting the Baltimore Ravens and considering their offer.
Mathis made the decision this afternoon after returning to his home in Arizona to contemplate his options following his Ravens visit.
Mathis is regarded as one of the top offensive guards on the free agent market..
Mathis started 15 games last season for the Eagles and graded out as the top offensive guard, according to Pro Football Focus.
Mathis is a former Carolina Panthers third-round draft pick from Alabama.
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