LB Brown has NFL-high $2M workout bonus

From ESPN - April 16, 2018

New Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Preston Brown has a league-high $2 million workout bonus, which is tied to his participation in the team's offseason workout program that is set to kick off on Monday.

The $2 million is part of the one-year deal that Brown inked with the Bengals in March, which carries a maximum value of $5 million. It's a robust total for a workout bonus, as only one other player in the league, Eagles defensive tackle Haloti Ngata, has a bonus of this nature north of $1 million.

It also marks the second straight year that a Bengals free-agent linebacker signing has the league's largest offseason workout bonus available, as Kevin Minter -- who recently signed with the Jets after spending 2017 in Cincinnati -- had a $1.1 million workout bonus last year.


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