16 Jul

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Former Texas kicker lands record deal

Former Texas kicker Justin Tucker's extension with the Baltimore Ravens included more guarantee than that included in the contract of all other kickers in NFL history (photo by Horns Illustrated).

Former Texas kicker Justin Tucker's extension with the Baltimore Ravens included more guarantee than that included in the contract of all other kickers in NFL history (photo by Horns Illustrated).

By Steve Lansdale

BALTIMORE, Md. — Former Texas kicker Justin Tucker is one of the NFL’s best. His employers, the Baltimore Ravens, showed this week that they agreed with that assessment when they signed him to a four-year contract worth $16.8 million.

The deal reportedly included