The San Francisco 49ers are expected to sign Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith today.
NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo tweeted the deal, which can be finalized at 1:00pm this afternoon.
Smith started his career in 2011 with the Seattle Seahawks before becoming an Oakland Raider in 2015. Smith was also the 2013 Super Bowl MVP.
Adding to @PSchrags: Super Bowl XLVII MVP LB Malcolm Smith expected to sign with the 49ers after the start of free agency, sources say.—
Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) March 09, 2017
The deal is reportedly worth $26.5 million spanning five years with $13m guaranteed.
Former Raiders linebacker Malcolm Smith's contract with 49ers reported to be worth $26.5 million with $13m guarante… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…—
XFL Godfather (@XFLGodfather) March 09, 2017