Originally posted on It's Always Sunny in Detroit  |  Last updated 3/5/12
Stevie Johnson has signed on to play the next five years for the Buffalo Bills. The Bills announced Monday morning that they had reached an agreement with the fifth year wide receiver. Johnson had fairly high demands considering the controversy that has surrounded him. He's had his fair share of drops and key celebration penalties that cost the Bills a few games last year. But, had the Bills not succumbed to Johnson's requests, an already weak wide receiver corps would have been anemic. Johnson has been quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick's favorite and most productive weapon by a decent margin the past two years. He's racked up 170 catches, 2,077 yards and 17 touchdowns. Lots of number sevens following the former seventh round pick from Kentucky. The biggest number seven is the $7.25 million he'll make annually with the new deal. But it wasn't only the Bills front office who was willing to pay for him. Fitzpatrick was willing to do his part too. Johnson tweeted a text conversatio...
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