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LIONS SIGN EIGHT 2017 NFL DRAFT PICKS

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LIONS SIGN EIGHT 2017 NFL DRAFT PICKS AND 14 UNDRAFTED ROOKIE FREE AGENTS

The Detroit Lions have signed eight 2017 NFL Draft picks and 14 undrafted rookie free agents to the team’s roster. Contract terms were not disclosed.

2017 LIONS DRAFT PICKS

NamePosHtWtCollegeHometown
Agnew, JamalCB5-10185San DiegoSan Diego, Calif.
Davis, JarradLB6-1238FloridaKingsland, Ga.
Kaaya, BradQB6-4215Miami (Fla.)Los Angeles, Calif.
Ledbetter, JeremiahDT6-3280ArkansasOrlando, Fla.
O’Connor, PatDE6-4270Eastern MichiganChicago, Ill.
Reeves-Maybin, JalenLB6-0230TennesseeClarksville, Tenn.
Roberts, MichaelTE6-5270ToledoCleveland, Ohio
Tabor, TeezCB6-0201FloridaWashington, D.C.

2017 LIONS UNDRAFTED ROOKIE FREE AGENTS

NamePosHtWtCollegeHometown
Brandon BarnesTE6-5255Alabama StatePhenix City, Ala.
Alex BarrettDE6-3255San Diego StateMesa, Ariz.
Dontez FordWR6-2210PittsburghMcKees Rocks, Pa.
Tion GreenRB6-0230CincinnatiSanford, Fla.
Nick JamesDT6-4330Mississippi StateLong Beach, Miss.
Leo KoloamatangiOL6-5310HawaiiEast Palo Alto, Calif.
Des LawrenceCB6-1185North CarolinaCharlotte, N.C.
Storm NortonT6-8306ToledoToledo, Ohio
Michael RectorWR6-1190StanfordGig Harbor, Wash.
Maurice SwainDT6-5314AuburnWest Point, Ga.
Noel ThomasWR6-1202ConnecticutNorwalk, Conn.
Josh ThorntonCB5-11185Southern UtahWest Palm, Fla.
Robert TonyanTE6-5200Indiana StateMcHenry, Ill.
Jeremiah ValoagaDE6-6255UNLVOxnard, Calif.