The Dolphins have now signed two of their 2018 draft picks to rookie deals including:
Fitzpatrick, 21, was taken with the No. 11 overall pick in this year’s NFL Draft by the Dolphins. According to OverTheCap.com, his contract is worth $16,509,174 and includes an $10,086,672 signing bonus.
The contract includes a fifth-year option for the Dolphins to pick up in 2021.
During his three-year college career at Alabama, Fitzpatrick recorded 171 total tackles, 16.5 tackles for loss, five sacks, nine interceptions, scored four defensive touchdowns, 24 pass defenses, and two forced fumbles.