Reuter: Time for an NFL lottery?
On the heels of the NBA Draft Lottery, Chad Reuter couldn't help but wonder how a lottery would affect the NFL draft. More ...
Financial terms of the four-year deal were not disclosed. However, as the 77th overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, Davis is believed to have received a signing bonus worth $613,800.
A three-year starter at Arkansas State, the 6-foot-2, 235-pound Davis finished his 48-game career with 229 tackles, including 22.5 for a loss, and seven sacks, with four interceptions, five forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries. Davis scored two touchdowns during his career with the Red Devils, where he was first-team All-Sun Belt Conference in 2011. Davis ran a 4.61 in the 40 and ranked second among linebackers at the combine with 32 reps on the bench press, a 38 1/2" vertical jump and 10'4" broad jump. Davis followed up that performance with a 4.52 in the 40 at his pro day on March 27.