The newly minted Danish NFL-player Hjalte Froholdt can get to earn up to 21,7 million dollars.
It requires that he gets a four-year contract - which is the standard for rookies - with his new team, the New England Patriots, and is, in all four years.
This was stated by TV3 Sport.
The 22-year-old Danish offensive linjemand, which measures 195 centimetres and weighs 139 pounds, is already guaranteed around 720.000 dollars - the equivalent of 4.8 million dollars.
The money get the rookies in bonus to sign a contract. The contract is not signed yet, but it should be a formality.
Hjalte Froholdt was selected as the number 118 in this year's draft in the fourth round.
According to the Danish website about the american football gulklud.dk will Froholdt in the course of the next four years to earn, respectively, 3,2, 3,8, 4,42 and 5,02 million dollars a year.
the Media writes that the 3.2 million dollars for the first year almost guaranteed, as it is rare that a player gets fired in his first year.
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