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Harvey's deal with Jaguars could be worth $30 million

Updated: August 27, 2008, 2:01 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jacksonville Jaguars first-round draft pick Derrick Harvey ended his 33-day holdout Wednesday after reaching agreement on a five-year contract that could be worth $30 million.

His base package will be $23.8 million over the five years. The key tradeoff that ended the holdout was the ability to get $6.2 million of incentives and escalators based on playing time, a source told ESPN.com's John Clayton. The escalators and incentives have less of a trigger than ...

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