Titans Sign Third-Round WR Taywan Taylor

The Tennessee Titans announced Monday that they’ve signed third-round WR Taywan Taylor to a four-year rookie contract.

Taylor, 22, was selected by the Titans with the No. 72 overall pick after they elected to trade up with the Patriots. In total, Tennessee gave up third- and fourth-round picks in this year’s draft and also acquired a 2017 sixth-round pick.

According to OverTheCap.com, Taylor will receive a four-year contract worth $3,316,012, which includes a signing bonus of $916,012.

During his four-year college career at Western Kentucky, Taylor recorded 253 receptions for 4,234 yards receiving (16.7 YPC) for 41 touchdowns. He also finished with 14 rushing attempts for 49 rushing yards (3.5 YPC).

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