Former Texas running back D’Onta Foreman is signed, sealed and delivered.
According to the Houston Chronicle, Foreman has agreed to his first professional contract with the Houston Texans. Foreman’s four-year deal is reportedly worth $3.259 million, and his signing bonus is valued at just under $760,000. In the negotiations, Foreman was represented by Select Sports Group.
As of yesterday, Foreman was one of 20 unsigned rookies from the NFL’s 253-player draft.
D'Onta Foreman signed four-year deal worth $3.259 million, including signing bonus of $759,484.
— John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) June 17, 2017
— D'Onta Foreman (@D33_foreman) June 17, 2017
In April, Houston used a third-round pick (89th overall) on Foreman. Coming off a 2,028-yard, 15-touchdown junior year at Texas, the 2016 Doak Walker Award winner joins a NFL backfield that includes Lamar Miller (1,073 yards in 2016), Alfred Blue (420) and Akeem Hunt (109).