The Houston Texans traded up once again this time in the third round by selecting WR Jalen Strong out of Arizona State. The Texans traded a number of picks and current WR DeVier Posey to the New York Jets. Strong will compete with Cecil Shorts and Nate Washington for the WR2 spot opposite of DeAndre Hopkins.
Jalen Strong 4 year contract should be worth approximately $3.051million with a $774,984 signing bonus. The year 1 cap charge should be $672,996.
The Texans will take on $171,023 in dead money that remained on DeVier Posey’s rookie contract, as pro-rated signing bonus money.