This is the first of the Bills’ eight draft picks to sign their rookie deals:
|3.||96.||BUF||Dawson Knox||TE||Ole Miss|
|7.||225.||BUF||Darryl Johnson||DE||NC A&T|
Oliver, 21, was selected by the Bills with the No. 9 overall pick. He was considered one of the best available interior defensive linemen in the 2019 NFL Draft and was rumored to be a potential top-five pick.
According to OverTheCap.com, Oliver receives a four-year, $19,675,150 rookie contract that includes $12,329,200 signing bonus.
During his three-year college career at Houston, Oliver recorded 192 tackles, 53 tackles for a loss, 13.5 sacks, five forced fumbles, a recovery and 11 pass defenses over the course of 32 games.