Patriots add incentives to Tom Brady’s contract

Lucy Burdge
August 10, 2018 - 6:06 pm

The Patriots have added performance-based incentives to Tom Brady’s contract that add up to a potential $5 million extra for the quarterback.

“Source: Patriots QB Tom Brady’s revised deal has five $1M triggers for '18 ...

* Top 5 in QB rating

* Top 5 in completion %

* Top 5 in yds/att

* Top 5 in TD passes

* Top 5 pass yds

Each incentive becomes $2M if Pats win SB LIII; capped at $5M. (Min: 224 att's, 70% play time),” Albert Breer tweeted on Friday.

It was reported Thursday the Patriots were expected to add these incentives.

Brady’s current contract is up after the 2019 season.