BREAKING: T.J. Watt Signs Contract Extension With Steelers To Make Him Highest Paid Defensive Player In NFL

There’s a new highest paid defensive player in the National Football League and he resides in Pittsburgh, PA.

On Wednesday, the Pittsburgh Steelers and star pass rusher T.J. Watt agreed on a four-year, $112 million contract extension that includes $80 million in guarantees:

The Steelers and Watt have been locked in a contract dispute all offseason and it boiled over to training camp. With three days until the team’s Week 1 game against the Buffalo Bills, Watt gets paid and the Steelers lock-in one of the best defensive players in the National Football League.