Report: Panthers, Kuechly Close to Extension

The Carolina Panthers have signed a number of key players to contract extensions this offseason including Cam Newton, Greg Olsen and Thomas Davis. Could Luke Kuechly be next?

After the Carolina Panthers decided to pick up middle linebacker Luke Kuechly’s fifth year option earlier this offseason, they had given themselves until the end of the 2016 season for the two sides to agree to a contract extension. Well, it doesn’t look like they will be waiting that long to finalize a deal.

NFL Network's Rand Getlin tweeted on Wednesday evening that the two sides had made “substantial progress” on a possible contract extension.

 

 

After the Panthers signed Cam Newton to his contract extension, this left Kuechly as the next logical choice for the Panthers to focus on working out a long term deal.

Since the Panthers drafted him with the ninth overall pick in 2012, he has quickly rose to being one of the best at his position. In three short years, he has earned two Pro Bowl appearances, NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year (2012), NFC Defensive Player of the Year (2013), led the league in tackles twice and has yet to miss a single game.

The issue with Kuechly’s extension was never whether or not the two sides wanted to make a deal but rather they could come to an agreement. According to Spotrac, the Panthers have offered $149 million dollars in contract extensions to Newton, Thomas Davis, Greg Olsen and Derek Anderson. This is a substantial amount of money and the Panthers need to find a way to make all these deals work under the salary cap.

An extension for Kuechly is sure to be sizeable and it would be expected that he would become the highest paid inside linebacker. That honor currently belongs to Seattle Seahawks Bobby Wagner who has an average salary of $10,750,000 over the next four seasons and $21,977,427 guaranteed, according to Spotrac. This would mean then that the Panthers would need to be offering an average salary that is north of the $11 million dollar mark.

Both sides are on a time crunch though to get a deal done and this could be one of the reasons contract talks have heated up. GM Dave Gettleman has said, according to ESPN’s David Newton, he will not work on contract extensions during the season. This only leaves a couple of days for both sides to hammer out a new deal for the Panthers’ middle linebacker before the Panthers take the field against the Jacksonville Jaguars on September 13th.

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After the Panthers signed Cam Newton to his contract extension, this left Kuechly as the next logical choice for the Panthers to focus on working out a long term deal.

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Since the Panthers drafted him with the ninth overall pick in 2012, he has quickly rose to being one of the best at his position. In three short years, he has earned two Pro Bowl appearances, NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year (2012), NFC Defensive Player of the Year (2013), led the league in tackles twice and has yet to miss a single game.

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The issue with Kuechly’s extension was never whether or not the two sides wanted to make a deal but rather they could come to an agreement. According to Spotrac, the Panthers have offered $149 million dollars in contract extensions to Newton, Thomas Davis, Greg Olsen and Derek Anderson. This is a substantial amount of money and the Panthers need to find a way to make all these deals work under the salary cap.

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An extension for Kuechly is sure to be sizeable and it would be expected that he would become the highest paid inside linebacker. That honor currently belongs to Seattle Seahawks Bobby Wagner who has an average salary of $10,750,000 over the next four seasons and $21,977,427 guaranteed, according to Spotrac. This would mean then that the Panthers would need to be offering an average salary that is north of the $11 million dollar mark.

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Both sides are on a time crunch though to get a deal done and this could be one of the reasons contract talks have heated up. GM Dave Gettleman has said, according to ESPN’s David Newton, he will not work on contract extensions during the season. This only leaves a couple of days for both sides to hammer out a new deal for the Panthers’ middle linebacker before the Panthers take the field against the Jacksonville Jaguars on September 13th.

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After the Carolina Panthers decided to pick up middle linebacker Luke Kuechly’s fifth year option earlier this offseason, they had given themselves until the end of the 2016 season for the two sides to agree to a contract extension. Well, it doesn’t look like they will be waiting that long to finalize a deal.

NFL Network's Rand Getlin tweeted on Wednesday evening that the two sides had made “substantial progress” on a possible contract extension.

 

After making substantial progress, I'm told Luke Kuechly and the #Panthers are closing in on a contract extension.

— Rand Getlin (@Rand_Getlin) September 10, 2015

 

After the Panthers signed Cam Newton to his contract extension, this left Kuechly as the next logical choice for the Panthers to focus on working out a long term deal.

Since the Panthers drafted him with the ninth overall pick in 2012, he has quickly rose to being one of the best at his position. In three short years, he has earned two Pro Bowl appearances, NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year (2012), NFC Defensive Player of the Year (2013), led the league in tackles twice and has yet to miss a single game.

The issue with Kuechly’s extension was never whether or not the two sides wanted to make a deal but rather they could come to an agreement. According to Spotrac, the Panthers have offered $149 million dollars in contract extensions to Newton, Thomas Davis, Greg Olsen and Derek Anderson. This is a substantial amount of money and the Panthers need to find a way to make all these deals work under the salary cap.

An extension for Kuechly is sure to be sizeable and it would be expected that he would become the highest paid inside linebacker. That honor currently belongs to Seattle Seahawks Bobby Wagner who has an average salary of $10,750,000 over the next four seasons and $21,977,427 guaranteed, according to Spotrac. This would mean then that the Panthers would need to be offering an average salary that is north of the $11 million dollar mark.

Both sides are on a time crunch though to get a deal done and this could be one of the reasons contract talks have heated up. GM Dave Gettleman has said, according to ESPN’s David Newton, he will not work on contract extensions during the season. This only leaves a couple of days for both sides to hammer out a new deal for the Panthers’ middle linebacker before the Panthers take the field against the Jacksonville Jaguars on September 13th.

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