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Patriots Sign Second-Round CB Duke Dawson

Mike Reiss of ESPN reports that the Patriots signed second-round CB Duke Dawson to a four-year contract on Wednesday.

The Patriots have now signed all but two of their 2018 draft picks including:

Rd Pick Player Pos. Status
1 23 Isaiah Wynn OL
1 31 Sony Michel RB
2 56 Duke Dawson CB Signed
5 143 Ja’Whaun Bentley LB Signed
6 178 Christian Sam LB Signed
6 210 Braxton Berrios WR Signed
7 219 Danny Etling QB Signed
7 243 Keion Crossen CB Signed
7 250 Ryan Izzo TE Signed

Dawson was selected with the No. 56 overall pick in the second round after the Patriots traded up with the Buccaneers. According to OverTheCap.com, he receives a four-year, $4,704,282 contract that includes a $1,501,296 signing bonus.

During his four-year college career at Florida, Dawson recorded 81 tackles, 6.5 tackles for a loss, six interceptions, three defensive touchdowns, 17 pass defenses and two forced fumbles.

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