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Jaguars sign first-round pick Dante Fowler to contract

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The No. 3 overall pick signed with the Jaguars less than a week after suffering a season-ending ACL injury.

The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed their first-round pick Dante Fowler to his rookie contract. Terms of the deal were not immediately closed.

Fowler suffered an ACL injury last week during the first day of rookie mini-camp that will keep him out of the 2015 season, but the Jaguars negotiated in "good faith" to come to a contract resolution.

Here are Fowler's contract terms:

And here are Dante Fowler's agent Ben Dogra's comments following the signing, according to Garafolo:

"The Jaguars had discussions with me and my business partner Eugene (Parker) before the injury occurred and they never wavered in their commitment to Dante. They honored the contract and their promise and gave us a structure that's the same as their franchise quarterback (Blake Bortles, the No. 3 overall pick last year).

"It's a true testament to ownership, led by Shad Khan, the front office, led by (general manager) Dave Caldwell) and the coaching staff.

"They showed a full commitment to Dante. It's refreshing and they deserve credit as one of the best organizations and places to play in the NFL."