Lions wrap up draft class contracts by signing Tracy Walker

The Lions have their entire 2017 draft class under contract.

The lone holdout was third-round pick Tracy Walker, but the team announced on Tuesday that he has agreed to a four-year deal with the team. The other five picks all signed as rookie minicamp got underway last Friday.

Walker was a four-year starter at Louisiana-Lafayette and came to Detroit with the 82nd overall pick. He’ll dive into the mix for playing time on the back end of Detroit’s defense as well as on special teams after General Manager Bob Quinn highlighted his versatility in a post-draft press conference.

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Tannehill missed the entire 2017 season and the end of the 2016 season with knee injuries, and Gase says Tannehill is eager to show he still has it.

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