DENVER - According to the Denver Broncos, Andy Janovich has signed a three-year, $5.7 million extension for the team.

In a release from the NFL, Janovich and the Broncos agreed to the extension which now has him signed with the team through the 2022 season. The deal makes Janovich the third-highest paid fullback in the NFL.

According his Broncos bio, Janovich was drafted by the team in 2016 NFL draft during the sixth round. He is a fourth-year fullback who has appeared in 43 games with Denver from 2016-18. Prior to joining, Janovich appeared in 50 games for the University of Nebraska contributing to both offense and special teams.