Lions sign 6 of 8 picks ahead of rookie minicamp

The Detroit Lions have signed six of their eight draft picks to

four-year deals.

Offensive tackle Riley Reiff (first round) and cornerback Dwight

Bentley (third round) hadn’t signed contracts by Thursday. Both are

expected to participate in the team’s three-day rookie minicamp

that starts Friday.

Detroit has signed wide receiver Ryan Broyles, defensive end

Ronnell Lewis, linebacker Tahir Whitehead, cornerbacks Chris

Greenwood and Jonte Green along with linebacker Travis Lewis.

The Lions also signed 17 undrafted rookies, including

quarterback Kellen Moore and wide receiver Troy Burrell, a former

Wayne State standout and Port Huron native.