Former Alabama star Jedrick Wills Jr. signs fully-guaranteed rookie contract
Former Alabama OL Jedrick Wills Jr. was chosen in Round 1 of the 2020 NFL Draft, going to the Cleveland Browns with the No. 10 overall pick.
He’ll be counted on to step into the starting lineup right away, and his rookie contract reflects that expectation.
As you can see below, Wills’ agent, Nicole Lynn, tweeted a picture of Wills signing his fully guaranteed 4-year contract with $19.7 million:
— Nicole Lynn (@AgentNicoleLynn) July 8, 2020
Per Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com, the signing bonus is reportedly worth $11.889 million. There is a fifth-year team option on the deal.
Rookies are eligible to report to their teams on July 21. We’ll see if any other big-name first-round picks sign by then.