Report: Dolphins, Jerome Baker agree to three-year, $39M extension

Miami Dolphins outside linebacker Jerome Baker (55) tackles Las Vegas Raiders tight end Jason Witten (82) during the first half of an NFL football game, Saturday, Dec. 26, 2020, in Las Vegas. (Steve Marcus/AP)

The Miami Dolphins and linebacker Jerome Baker have agreed to a three-year, $39-million contract extension, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports.

The contract includes $28.4 million in guaranteed money, Schefter adds.

Baker has one year remaining on a four-year, $3.8-million contract he signed after the Dolphins made him a third-round pick in 2018. He will earn $2.433 million this upcoming season, according to Spotrac.com.

Baker has appeared in all 48 games for the Dolphins over the last three seasons, including 37 starts. Last season he had a career-high 7.0 sacks, as well as 70 solo tackles and 11 QB hits.

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