Eagles, Sweat agree to 3-year, $40M extension

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Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Josh Sweat signed a three-year, $40-million extension that includes $26.92 million guaranteed, his agency announced Saturday.

The deal contains a maximum value of $42 million and keeps Sweat tied to the Eagles through the 2024 campaign.

Sweat has seen his stock rise gradually since entering the NFL as a fourth-round pick of the Eagles in 2018. A history of knee injuries hurt his draft position, but Sweat has been durable and productive over the past two seasons.

Josh Sweat - sack production

Year Sacks
2018 0
2019 4
2020 6

Sweat is the second member of the Eagles' 2018 draft class to ink an extension. Left tackle Jordan Mailata - a seventh-round pick that year - agreed to a four-year deal worth up to $80 million before the season opener.

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