The Detroit Lions announced Wednesday that they’ve officially signed third-round pick G Jonah Jackson to his rookie contract.
The Lions have now signed four of their 2020 draft picks to contracts including:
Jackson, 22, was a two-year starter at Rutgers before transferring to Ohio State, earning first-team All-Big Ten and third-team All-American honors. The Lions traded up with the Colts to select him with the No. 75 pick in this year’s draft.
Jackson is projected to sign a four-year, $4,665,947 rookie contract that includes a $1,048,559 signing bonus.
During his college career, he appeared in 29 games for Rutgers before transferring to the Buckeyes as a fifth-year senior and started all 12 games.