Josh Jackson, Oren Burks signings complete Packers' draft deals

Ryan Wood
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Iowa defensive back Josh Jackson runs the 40-yard dash at the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine on March 5, 2018, in Indianapolis.

GREEN BAY – The Green Bay Packers used their last week before the start of organized team activities to finalize signing their draft class.

Two days after signing first-round cornerback Jaire Alexander, the Packers announced Thursday they signed second-round cornerback Josh Jackson and third-round inside linebacker Oren Burks.

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Jackson’s four-year deal represents almost $6.3 million in total value, according to Spotrac. He was the 45th overall pick and fourth cornerback drafted last month.

Burks’ four-year deal is expected to have a total value of approximately $3.3 million, per Spotrac.

Before this week, the Packers 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 open organized team activities Monday. Their first open session will be Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. at Ray Nitschke Field.



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