Lions sign WR Kenny Golladay to rookie contract
- The Detroit Lions signed Kenny Golladay to a four-year contract on Monday, June 19th. Golladay was the final member of the team’s rookie class to sign a contract, and will be competing for playing time as the third wide receiver in Detroit’s offense.
- Golladay graded well in his 2016 season for Northern Illinois University, earning an overall PFF grade of 83.6, which was the 13th highest out of 186 2017 draft-eligible wide receivers with qualifying snaps.
- Golladay finished the season with 2.93 yards per route run on the year, making him the 16th most productive receiver out of 119 wide outs with at least 54 targets.