WPDE Zoneman winner signs $50 million dollar contract

2003 WPDE Zoneman winner Lawrence Timmons has signed a six year, $50 million dollar contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers. The linebacker had one year remaining on his current deal. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports there are also $18 million dollars in bonuses.

Timmons signing is the big headline in the NFL on Tuesday: Steelers sign Timmons

Pittsburgh Post Gazette: Steelers sign Timmons

Here's some great analysis by CBS Sports Will Brinson on the Timmons signing:

CBS Sports: Timmons deal a perfect "Steelers" signing

Lawrence Timmons won WPDE's Zoneman Trophy in 2003. Here is WPDE's 2003 WPDE Zoneman feature: Lawrence Timmons HS highlights