";s:4:"text";s:3793:"He only racked up four sacks in his second year, but he did double that total in 2017. The Falcons prized signing of the offseason was Dante Fowler Jr., who is coming of a career-high 11.5 sacks for the Rams. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. At worst, he’ll get $12 million for a sub-par year. The latest stats, facts, news and notes on Dante Fowler Jr. of the Atlanta Falcons $7 million becomes guaranteed on the 5th day of the 2021 league year. Dante Fowler Jr. signed a 3 year, $45,000,000 contract with the Atlanta Falcons, including a $14,000,000 signing bonus, $29,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $15,000,000. Considering the Falcons leading pass rusher only had eight sacks last season, and he’s on his way out the door in free agency, there’s no questioning Fowler will be a person of interest this offseason, especially since Quinn helped recruit him back when he was the defensive line coach at Florida. Per both OTC & Spotrac, he's guaranteed $29M at signing which would mean the 2021 base salary pretty much has to be fully guaranteed in order to get out after two years. That’s a whole lot more reasonable than paying him significantly more for multiple years.