If he looked as good as you say I'd have him starting regularly now. We're not going down and we're not gonna make the playoffs either.
Howson and McNair aren't the long term answer at CB so let's have a good look at Wood.
A lot of people are guessing the same wage then, as I've been told that by a credible source and as mentioned it's on several credible sports finance websites. Prem wages are generally easier to access to, so I don't see a reason to doubt the credibility