Lions Sign Third-Round WR Kenny Golladay, Wrap Up Draft Class

The Detriot Lions have signed third-round WR Kenny Golladay to a four-year rookie contract, according to Tim Twentyman.

According to, Golladay will receive a four-year contract worth $3,118,824, which includes a signing bonus of $718,824.

Golladay, 23, was selected with the No. 96 overall pick by the Lions after they elected to trade down with the Patriots from the No. 85 pick. In total, the Lions acquired a third- and fourth-round pick in this year’s draft.

During his three-year college career at Northern Illinois, Golladay recorded 160 receptions for 2,285 yards receiving (14.3 YPC) for 18 touchdowns. He also finished with 29 rushing attempts for 206 yards (7.1 yPC) and three touchdowns.

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