The three-year deal is value $12.75M and might be value as much as $14.25M. The deal comprises $7.25M in assured cash.
Phillips advanced from an undrafted rookie into an All-Professional particular teamer with the Chargers. He caught on with the Patriots in 2020, signing a two-year, $6M deal ($3M assured). After beginning 24 video games in six seasons for the Chargers, Phillips has began 27 video games in one-plus seasons with New England.
Following a primary season in New England that noticed him beginning all 16 video games and gathering a career-high 109 tackles, Phillips has had one other productive season with the Patriots in 2021. In 15 video games (11 begins), the 29-year-old has compiled 76 tackles, eight passes defended, and 4 interceptions. He ranks among the many high of Professional Soccer Focus’ rating of high protection safeties, and he additionally earned a spot on the positioning’s latest “All-Professional Workforce.”