Alabama players and fans react to Jalen Hurts being the highest-paid player in NFL history
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It was a historic day for Jalen Hurts as he not only received a well-deserved contract extension with the Eagles but set a new benchmark for future deals to come.
Hurts received a five-year $255 million deal including $179.3 million guaranteed making him the highest-paid player in the history of the NFL.
Many have learned about Hurts’ story over the past several seasons which first began back at the University of Alabama which is a place he continues to hold dear.
Once news broke of the extension former Crimson Tide players and fans took to social media to share their reactions on Hurts’ payday.
HURTS BACK UP THE BRINKS TRUCK !!
— JW (@D1__JW) April 17, 2023
Much deserved. Roll Tide..! https://t.co/KL3f0EYXG9
— marlonhumphrey.eth (@marlon_humphrey) April 17, 2023
Perseverance, faith and purpose are a powerful combo 💯 @JalenHurts https://t.co/ZUlToodsH8
— Mac Hereford (@Mac_Hereford) April 17, 2023
Yesssss Sir 💰 https://t.co/CAezD10bqd
— JAYLUCCI💰💯💸😎 (@TrillaThanEver) April 17, 2023
— Angel Lunsford 🐘🌊 (@chiefangel26) April 17, 2023
Every person that wanted to give up (but didn’t) won today! Jalen is proof that dreams come true when you believe in God and believe in yourself. #RollTide #JalenHurts @AgentNicoleLynn https://t.co/59YARHykig
— Clary Butler (@ClaryButler) April 17, 2023
This Man deserves it all and more! Character, Leader, best QB..the whole package!!👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼Fly Eagle!! RTR!!!
— Bren 🅰️💙👩🏼💻😷🇺🇸 (@RollTideToujour) April 17, 2023
Nobody cares what I think, but I’m so proud of this young man. RTR
— Fretmandu (@GeetarBart01) April 17, 2023
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