Wilfork, Patriots reach contract extension

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The Patriots have reached a contract extension with NT Vince Wilfork, according to his agent Kennard McGuire.

More details coming.

UPDATE (7:16 p.m.): @mrs75 (Bianca Wilfork) just Tweeted: “Thanks to everyone who has supported us during our time here in new england it has ment a great deal to us … With that being said we are pleased to say we will be here for MANY more years to come… My wife and I thank you and are getting back to our vacation now… C ya in foxboro soon.”

UPDATE 2 (7:20 p.m.): Deal is for five years, $40 million. $25 million guaranteed. $18 million signing bonus.

UPDATE 3 (7:24 p.m.): That statement above was a “joint” statement from Bianca and Vince Wilfork, to clarify.

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