Instead of keeping his talents in the AFC East as he gave the Bills and Dolphins a thought as well, he decided to give himself a Super Bowl winning chance by pairing up with Patrick Mahomes and company.
The cash-strapped Chiefs didn’t have to open their wallets very much as ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler reported the Chiefs are paying Bell just $690,000 in base salary.
Here’s more from ESPN:
“The base salary will be prorated for the five games Bell was not on the Chiefs, meaning he will make around $690,000. He can earn up to $1.69 million in total this season with Kansas City before hitting 2021 free agency at age 29.”
Bell has the chance to earn up to $1.69 million, if he hits all incentives.
Fowler reported that amount will “defray it by the amount of the salary on his new contract with the Chiefs.”
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