Lamar Jackson, Ravens fail to reach contract extension

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Lamar Jackson is going to be the Aaron Judge of the NFL in 2022: The Baltimore Ravens quarterback is betting on himself.

Jackson set a deadline of Friday to reach a contract extension with Baltimore and the talks failed to come to a deal.

So, the Heisman winner from Louisville in 2016 will play out the final season of his contract.

Jackson will make $23 million in the 2022 season and will be franchise tagged after that.

Baltimore GM Eric Decosta:

Jackson represents himself in the negotiations.

Story originally appeared on Touchdown Wire