49ers re-sign QB Jimmy Garoppolo to HUGE 5-year deal

In this Dec. 31, 2017, file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo smiles as he walks off the field. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jimmy Garoppolo signed a record-breaking, five-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers on Thursday that will pay him a reported $137.5 million to keep him off the free-agent market next month without forcing the team to use the one-year franchise tag.