By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
The Buffalo Bills have re-signed cornerback Tre’Davious White. He has received a four-year extension.
White has garnered $55 million in guaranteed money. He could learn up to $70 million over the lifetime of his contract.
With this extension, he will be the highest paid cornerback in the league with an average at $17.5 million. Former Bills corner Stephon Gilmore, who plays for the New England Patriots, previously had the highest-paid deal by a cornerback.
The 25-year-old will not see this extension start until the 2022 season. He will make $1.8 million this season than his fifth-year option is set for $10.2 million.
Also, with this new extension, each time White makes the Pro Bowl, he’ll receive a $250,000 bonus.
White was a first-round pick by the Bills in the 2017 NFL Draft. He has spent the last three seasons with the team.
During the 2019 season, he appeared in 15 games, including 15 starts. He had 58 tackles, including four tackles for a loss and one quarterback hit.
He also had 1.0 sacks, a career-high six interceptions, two forced fumbles, and 17 pass deflections.
In his career, he has appeared in 47 games, including 47 starts. He has made 181 tackles, including eight tackles for a loss and one quarterback hit.
White has 1.0 sacks, 12 interceptions, three forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries, including one returned for a touchdown; and 43 pass deflections.