Raiders Sign Third-Round DE Shilique Calhoun, Lock Up 2016 Draft Class

The Oakland Raiders announced Friday that they’ve agreed to terms with third-round DE Shilique Calhoun.

The Raiders have now officially signed their entire 2016 draft class to four-year contracts.

Calhoun, 24, was taken with the No. 75 overall pick by the Raiders. The Raiders are loaded with young pass-rusher, and Calhoun gives them another intriguing prospect to develop in the coming years to go along with Khalil Mack, Mario Williams Jr and Jihad Ward.

According to, Calhoun receives a four-year contract worth $3,130,136 to go along with a signing bonus of $790,136.

During his four-year college career at Michigan St., Calhoun recorded 131 tackles, 44 tackles for a loss, 27 sacks, four forced fumbles, five fumble recoveries, and five pass deflections.

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