49ers Sign Second-Round EDGE Drake Jackson

The San Francisco 49ers have signed second-round EDGE Drake Jackson to a four-year contract, according to Adam Schefter

Fifth-round CB Samuel Womack also agreed to terms on his deal, per his agent. 

Jackson and Womack are the first 49ers draft picks to sign their rookie contracts this year:

Rd Player Pos. Note
2 Drake Jackson DE Signed
3 Tyrion Davis-Price RB  
3 Danny Gray WR  
4 Spencer Burford OT  
5 Samuel Womack CB Signed
6 Nick Zakelj OT  
6 Kalia Davis DT  
6 Tariq Castro-Fields CB  
7 Brock Purdy QB  


Jackson, 21, was a three-year starter at USC. He was a second-team All-PAC 12 selection as a junior. The 49ers used the No. 61 overall pick on him in the 2022 NFL Draft.

Lance Zierlein compares him to EDGE Eli Harold. 

He’s projected to sign a four-year $5,892,392 contract that includes a $1,465,376 signing bonus.

During his college career at USC, Jackson appeared in 28 games and recorded 103 tackles, 12.5 sacks, two forced fumbles, two interceptions, and six pass deflections. 

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