The Houston Texans have signed second-round S Jalen Pitre to a four-year contract, according to Aaron Wilson.
He’s the first of the Texans’ nine picks in the 2022 NFL Draft to sign.
|1||Derek Stingley Jr.||CB|
|2||John Metchie III||WR|
Pitre, 22, was a two-year starter at Baylor. He was a consensus first-team All-American, Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year and a first-team All-Big 12 selection as a senior. The Texans used the No. 37 overall pick on him in the 2022 NFL Draft.
He’s projected to sign a four-year $8,954,439 contract that includes a $3,692,320 signing bonus.
During his college career at Baylor, Pitre appeared in 52 games and recorded 196 tackles, 7.5 sacks, four forced fumbles, five interceptions and 15 pass deflections.