Russell Wilson, Denver Broncos agree to 5-year extension

Worth $245 million, including $165 million guaranteed.

Paton and the Broncos achieved that goal Thursday

The megadeal is the third-most lucrative contract in NFL history

Wilson, 33, is now under contract with the Broncos for $296 million. 

The extension pays Wilson, who has two years remaining on his previous deal signed with the Seahawks

An average salary of $49 million.

He is set to make $24 million this season

$27 million next year before the extension kicks in.

Russell Wilson’s Contract Is a Huge Win for NFL Owners