NFL Draft: Recapping Local Players Picked, Projected Contract Details

University of Arkansas Pine Bluff offensive lineman Terron Armstead was the first player with ties to the state selected over the weekend in the NFL Draft. Armstead was one of seven locals drafted.

While contract details haven’t yet been finalized, we do have an idea of what the seven draft picks could be paid, based on contracts signed by players picked in their slots in 2012.

Below we look at the seven players drafted, where they were picked and potential salary based on 2012 figures.

Player, Pos.

College

Round/Pick

2012 Value

2012 Signing Bonus

Terron Armstead, OL

UAPB

2nd/No. 75

4yr/$2.9 mil

$619,400

Knile Davis, RB

Arkansas

3rd/No. 96

4yr/$2.5 mil

$497,028

Tyler Wilson, QB

Arkansas

4th/No. 112

4yr/$2.5 mil

$443,380

Cobi Hamilton, WR

Arkansas

6th/No. 197

4yr/$2.1 mil

$96,600

Chris Gragg, TE

Arkansas

7th/No. 222

4yr/$2.1 mil

$59,400

Ty Powell, DE

Harding

7th/No. 231

2yr/$870k

Don Jones, SS

ASU

7th/No. 250

3yr/$1.2 mil

Salary figures from 2012 draft picks are courtesy spotrac.com.

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