Deal includes $10 million signing and option bonus

Updated: September 3, 2003, 8:30 PM ET
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

Priest Holmes is no longer the Poor Man's Marshall Faulk.

The Chiefs' star running back reached a new four-year contract extension that will increase his average salary to more than $5 million a year and give him a signing and option bonus of around $10 million.

Holmes had threatened to walk out from Sunday's opener against the Chargers had an agreement not been reached by then, but intensive negotiations between Chiefs president Carl Peterson and Holmes' agent, Todd France, concluded ...

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