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Tampa Bay Buccaneers pick up Jameis Winston's fifth-year option
Posted: 11:58 AM, Apr 17, 2018
Updated: 2018-04-17 16:04:22Z
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<p>GREEN BAY, WI: Jameis Winston of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers throws a pass in the second quarter against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on December 3, 2017 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.</p>
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have picked up Jameis Winston's fifth-year option on his original rookie contract.
The decision was due before the May 3, 2018 deadline and they will continue to put their faith in number 3 through 2019.
Winston's salary for his fifth-year will be $20.922 million dollars.
Read the full news release here
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