Eagles and free-agent G @evanmathis69 reached agreement on a 5-year deal, $25 million deal, including $7 mil gtd. Mathis back in Philly.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 17, 2012
Evan Mathis tweeted shortly after Schefter, claiming he wants the food and other incentives Eagles fans offered him.
To all the Eagles fans who offered me various food and incentives to return... I've come to collect. #FLY— Evan Mathis (@EvanMathis69) March 17, 2012
Mathis was one of the best offensive guards in the NFL last season, and became well-known from his complete body transformation during the NFL Lockout. According to Pro Football Focus, Mathis was the best guard in the NFL in 2011, receiving a grade of +34.6.