With the No. 7 overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft, the Detroit Lions selected OT Penei Sewell out of Oregon.
On Wednesday, the Lions agreed to terms with Sewell on a four-year, $24,099,068 million fully guaranteed rookie deal. The deal, according to Ian Rapoport, includes a $14.88 million signing bonus. (Note: there have been a couple of different numbers floating around regarding the bonus)
Sewell, who recently revealed that he tested positive for COVID-19, is expected to be in town this week (per Dave Birkett)
The #Lions and OT Penei Sewell have agreed to terms on his 4-year, $24.1M fully guaranteed contract. He gets a $14.88M signing bonus.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 19, 2021