Stefon Diggs is following within the footsteps of the likes of Davante Adams and Tyreek Hill this offseason.
Whereas each Adams and Hill signed their large contracts with new groups, Diggs is staying put in Western New York, the place he is spent the final two seasons. Diggs was initially chosen within the fifth spherical of the 2015 NFL Draft by the Minnesota Vikings and was with the group for 5 years earlier than being traded to the Payments in March 2020.
Diggs’ finest season got here in 2020, when he set profession highs in targets (166), receptions (league-leading 127) and receiving yards (league-best 1,535), whereas posting eight touchdowns as nicely and incomes First-Crew All-Professional and Professional Bowl honors. He put up 103 catches for 1,225 receiving yards and a career-high 10 touchdowns in 2021 and was named a Professional Bowler for the second consecutive 12 months.
The 28-year-old has posted a minimum of 1,000 receiving yards in 4 straight seasons and together with lately prolonged Carolina Panthers star D.J. Moore, are the one two gamers within the league to report a minimum of 1,100 receiving yards in every of the final three campaigns. In 103 profession regular-season video games, Diggs has registered 595 receptions for 7,383 yards and 48 touchdowns.