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Lions announce signings of eight draft picks, 14 undrafted free agents

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Word of first-round pick Jarrad Davissigning broke before the Lions announced it, but the team had plenty to add to news of the linebacker’s deal later on Friday.

The Lions confirmed that Davis’ contract is done and announced that seven other draft picks have also agreed to terms. Second-round cornerback Teez Tabor, fourth-round linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin, fourth-round tight end Michael Roberts, fifth-round cornerback Jamal Agnew, sixth-round quarterback Brad Kaaya, sixth-round defensive tackle Jeremiah Ledbetter and seventh-round defensive end Pat O’Connor were the picks to sign.

With those players signed, third-round wide receiver Kenny Golladay is the only Lions pick left unsigned.

The team also announced agreements with 14 undrafted free agents. They are Alabama State tight end Brandon Barnes, San Diego State defensive end Alex Barrett, Pitt wide receiver Dontez Ford, Cincinnati running back Tion Green, Mississippi State defensive tackle Nick James, offensive lineman Leo Koloamatangi, North Carolina cornerback Desmond Lawrence, Toledo tackle Storm Norton, Stanford wide receiver Michael Rector, Auburn defensive tackle Maurice Swain, UConn wide receiver Noel Thomas, Southern Utah cornerback Josh Thornton, Indiana State tight end Robert Tonyan and UNLV defensive end Jeremiah Valoaga.

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4 Responses to “Lions announce signings of eight draft picks, 14 undrafted free agents”
  1. dawoger says: May 12, 2017 4:05 PM

    There’s enough talent in that group to help the Lions easily keep the 3rd rate minisoda clown revue behind them.

  2. ocdn says: May 13, 2017 8:56 AM

    Is it kick off Sunday yet?

  3. spartylegendhyzersmadcuzlionssobad says: May 13, 2017 9:58 AM

    Once kickoff comes the Lions will do what they always do….. choke, disappoint and continue their streak of 60 years and only one playoff win in six decades!

  4. zamp27 says: May 16, 2017 4:04 PM

    spartylegendhyzersmadcuzlionssobad says:
    May 13, 2017 9:58 AM

    Once kickoff comes the Lions will do what they always do….. choke, disappoint and continue their streak of 60 years and only one playoff win in six decades!
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