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Washington Post: When Will The First Round Picks Sign?

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LT Bryan Bulaga hasn't yet signed his rookie contract with the Green Bay Packers, and he's tweeted that he won't be signing one this weekend. I'm expecting it will happen on the eve of training camp, or maybe a couple days thereafter, while all the details are worked out. I can't see how missing a couple days of training camp would hurt his development.

There will be some stragglers around the NFL, there are always a few players who sign late, but right now the unsigned first round draft choices are waiting for the No. 1 overall pick, QB Sam Bradford, to sign his rookie contract with the Rams. Me, at the Washington Post.com:

This year, it really depends on Rams quarterback Sam Bradford. Defensive tackle Gerald McCoy, taken two picks after Bradford, has said that he's waiting for Bradford to sign first. The money paid to Bradford as a rookie will seem crazy, but it shouldn't be much more than what was guaranteed to last year's number one overall pick, Lions QB Matthew Stafford. And Bradford is represented by someone who should know what he's doing: veteran agent Tom Condon.