When Jalen Hurts grew to become the beginning quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles through the 2020 season, there have been loads of individuals who doubted he might be the group’s franchise signal-caller transferring ahead.
However he answered his critics in an enormous method this previous season by getting named to his first Professional Bowl and main the Eagles to the Tremendous Bowl, the place they narrowly misplaced to Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs.
Hurts’ rookie contract is nearing its finish, and he’s on his method to incomes a huge payday on his subsequent contract, which may earn him $195 million over 4 years, as shared by PFF.
Jalen Hurts goes to get PAID 💰 pic.twitter.com/rfxJkhyolm
— PFF (@PFF) April 5, 2023
Hurts being doubted is nothing new, as he was benched throughout his sophomore season with the College of Alabama through the nationwide championship sport in favor of Tua Tagovailoa.
Tagovailoa is an rising quarterback now for the Miami Dolphins, however most would agree that Hurts is best, at the least proper now.
This previous season, he put up 3,701 passing yards, 22 passing touchdowns, 760 speeding yards, and 13 speeding touchdowns.
Sadly, Philly’s prospects for the 2023 season look weaker after it misplaced defensive sort out Javon Hargrave and Professional Bowl working again Miles Sanders this offseason.
With the Dallas Cowboys making a few notable additions, the Eagles aren’t a lock to win the NFC East once more, and so they might be left to struggle for a Wild Card playoff spot.
However at the least with the rising Hurts and a protection that ought to nonetheless be stable, there appears to be little or no likelihood of them lacking the playoffs subsequent season.