Broncos Sign Third-Round RB Royce Freeman, Wrap Up Draft Class


The Denver Broncos have signed third-round RB Royce Freeman to a four-year rookie contract, according to Mike Klis.

The Broncos have now officially signed their entire 2018 draft class:

Rd Pick Player Pos. Status
1 5 Bradley Chubb DE Signed
2 40 Courtland Sutton WR Signed
3 71 Royce Freeman RB Signed
3 99 Isaac Yiadom CB Signed
4 106 Josey Jewell LB Signed
4 113 DaeSean Hamilton WR Signed
5 156 Troy Fumagalli TE Signed
6 183 Sam Jones G Signed
6 217 Keishawn Bierria LB Signed
7 226 David Williams RB Signed

Freeman, 22, was selected with the No. 71 overall pick by the Broncos in the third round of this year’s draft. According to, he receives a four-year, $3,457,020 contract that includes a $997,020 signing bonus.

During his four-year college career at Oregon, Freeman recorded 947 rushing attempts for 5,621 yards (5.9 YPC) and 60 touchdowns to go along with 79 receptions for 814 yards receiving (10.3 YPC) and four touchdowns.

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