Fall Sports

Jarrad Davis signs rookie contract with Detroit Lions

Former Florida Gators linebacker Jarrad Davis signed his first NFL contract on Friday. Davis was the first pick for the Detroit Lions and the 21st overall pick in last month’s draft. 

Davis’ contract is for four years and valued at $10.5 million. The Lions will have a team option for a fifth year. 

The Detroit Free Press was the first to report the signing.  Friday was also the start of Detroit’s rookie minicamp. Davis will wear the familiar #40 in Detroit and is expected to start at middle linebacker for the Lions this season. 


Categories: Fall Sports, Football

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s