49ers sign 3 draft picks to contracts
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) The San Francisco 49ers have signed three of their draft picks to four-year contracts.
The team announced Saturday that third-round defensive back Tarvarius Moore and seventh-rounders Richie James Jr. and Jullian Taylor have all signed contracts.
Moore was drafted 95th overall out of Southern Mississippi. He played 26 games in college with 104 tackles, five interceptions, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and 12 passes defensed.
Taylor was taken 223rd overall as a defensive tackle out of Temple. He had 52 tackles, including 11 for loss, in 20 games in college.
James was taken 240th as a receiver out of Middle Tennessee State. He had 244 catches for 3,261 yards and 23 TDs in 31 games.
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