The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed cornerback Jalen Myrick to his rookie contract.
The 5-foot-11, 200-pound Myrick, who the Jaguars selected in the seventh round, is the first pick of the team to sign.
The former Minnesota standout ran a 4.28 in the 40-yard dash at the combine, which was the fastest by a defensive back this year.
While with the Golden Gophers Myrick total 41 tackles, including 3.5 for a loss, during his senior season. He led the team with 12 passes defended and had one interception.