49ers Sign Marquise Goodwin to Extension
Today the San Francisco 49ers signed WR Marquise Goodwin to a three-year extension through the 2021 season. The contract is reportedly worth $20.3 million, including $10 million in guaranteed money.
Goodwin signed with the 49ers last March, and during his first year with the team, he started 16 games. He set career highs in receptions (56), receiving yards (962) and receiving average (17.2 - minimum 20 receptions), and scored two touchdowns.
At the end of the 2017 season, 49er players selected Goodwin as the winner of the Len Eshmont Award winner, as a player who best exemplifies the inspirational and courageous play of Len Eshmont, an original member of the 1946 49ers team. Additionally, Goodwin won the Ed Block Courage Award, which is presented in Ed Block's name each year to the player that exemplified a commitment to sportsmanship and courage.
Goodwin is a five-year veteran, beginning his career with the Buffalo Bills. Throughout his career, he has played in 55 games (26 starts) and registered 105 receptions for 1,702 yards and eight touchdowns.