After signing a new $41 million contract extension with the New York Giants, Sterling Shepard was seen celebrating at Ascent Lounge in Hudson Yards on Friday night time, an insider informed Web page Six.
We hear the huge receiver — joined by his supermodel spouse Chanel Iman, NFL Rookie of the 12 months Saquon Barkley and tight finish Evan Engram, amongst others — partied on the sizzling spot’s personal VIP desk overlooking Central Park.
“[Shepard and Iman] had been actually leaping up and down and dancing … till well beyond 2 a.m.,” the supply stated.
The group was noticed jamming to ’90s hip-hop music as they knocked again bottles of Hennessy and Dom Perignon, we’re informed.
Final week the 25-year-old NFL star secured the Four-year contract, which incorporates $21.three million in assured cash, making Shepard the highest-paid receiver on the staff.
The transfer got here after the G-Males shockingly traded Odell Beckham Jr. to the Cleveland Browns in March.
Now Shepard is making an attempt to show he’s well worth the large extension, The Post reported after the big trade.
“I’m prepared,” Shepard told Giants.com at the time. “With Odell happening the final two seasons, that point undoubtedly helped me get a grasp of what being a pacesetter is all about, and being that lead man within the room. I feel it ready me for this second.”
He added, “I’m simply excited … A chance to be in such an awesome place for an additional 5 years, it’s a blessing.”