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Last year DeSean Jackson watched how the organization issued major deals to other players, guaranteeing millions of dollars to individuals to make the (dream) team better.
Quarterback Michael Vick signed a six-year, $100 million deal, guaranteeing nearly $40 million; defensive end Jason Babin agreed to a five-year, $28 million contract which guaranteed nearly $6 million and cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha signed a five-year, $60 million contract guaranteeing $25 million.
The Philadelphia Eagles star receiver finally received his just-do as he signed a five-year, $51 million deal Thursday. Now, he’s relieved and feeling chipper.
“That just shows you how God works,” said Jackson at his press conference Thursday, according to the team’s press release. “I could just remember before free agency started, everyone was saying, ‘Whoa, he’s not going to get a deal,’ and I was just like well we’re talking. So nobody knows what he knows. For myself, to hear all the negativi...