Zamir White signs NFL rookie contract with Raiders
Zamir White has signed his first professional football contract. The Las Vegas Raiders announced the signing of the former Georgia running back on Wednesday.
— Zamir White (@zeus1_34) June 8, 2022
The Raiders selected White in the fourth round of the 2022 NFL Draft with pick No. 122 overall. According to USA TODAY’s Raiders Wire, White’s deal is worth $4.53 million over 4 years.
White measures 5-11, 216 pounds heading into his rookie season. A 3-year letterman, White played in 38 games, making 23 starts, during his UGA career. White totaled 382 carries for 2,043 rushing yards (5.3 yards per carry) and 25 touchdowns with the Bulldogs.
White was Georgia’s leading rusher each of the past 2 seasons. In 2020, White rushed for 779 yards and 11 touchdowns on 144 carries. White carried the ball 160 times in UGA’s 2021 national championship season. He finished with 856 rushing yards and 11 TDs on the year.