Jaire Alexander's deal leaves only two Packers' picks unsigned
GREEN BAY - Six days before organized team activities commence, the Green Bay Packers announced Tuesday they have signed first-round cornerback Jaire Alexander to his rookie contract.
Alexander, the 18th overall pick, gets a four-year contract with an approximated total value of $12.1 million, per Spotrac. It also comes with a fifth-year team option.
The Packers have quickly signed most of general manager Brian Gutekunst’s inaugural 11-man draft class. Alexander’s signing leaves only second-round cornerback Josh Jackson and third-round inside linebacker Oren Burks unsigned.
The team previously announced the signing of fourth-round receiver J’Mon Moore, fifth-round offensive lineman Cole Madison, fifth-round punter JK Scott, fifth-round receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling, sixth-round receiver Equanimeous St. Brown, seventh-round defensive lineman James Looney, seventh-round long snapper Hunter Bradley and seventh-round outside linebacker Kendall Donnerson.
The Packers begin OTAs on Monday. Their first open session will be Tuesday, May 22.