NFL Picking Up Pace On First-Round Signings

Buffalo Bills rookie running back C.J. Spiller remains unsigned - one of a majority of first-round picks without deals - but that number is dwindling quickly. 17 first-round picks have now agreed to terms with their respective clubs, including No. 4 overall pick Trent Williams (Washington), No. 5 overall pick Eric Berry (Kansas City), No. 8 overall pick Rolando McClain (Oakland) and No. 11 overall pick Anthony Davis (San Francisco). All three of those deals should help to accelerate negotiations between the Bills and Spiller's agent, Gary Wichard.

On Wednesday, Bills GM Buddy Nix informed assembled media at St. John Fisher College that the Bills had been talking with Spiller's agent, Gary Wichard, and that "things were moving."

"We're still working on it," Nix said. "Things are moving, but no guarantees. Nothing really at this time. When you're talking, things are starting to work, and other first rounders are starting to fall, so that'll help us."

The next two deals to fall that would help the Spiller negotiations - should he continue to wait for the slotting process to fully develop - are Jaguars DT Tyson Alualu (No. 10 overall) and Chargers RB Ryan Mathews (No. 12). A listing of all signed first-round picks, and their respective contract terms, lies after the jump.

No. Team Player Pos. College Terms
1 St. Louis Rams
Sam Bradford
QB Oklahoma 6 years, $78M, $50M G
4 Washington Redskins Trent Williams OT Oklahoma 6 years, $60M, $36.75M G
5 Kansas City Chiefs
Eric Berry
S Tennessee 6 years, $60M, $34M G
8 Oakland Raiders Rolando McClain LB Alabama 5 years, $40M, $23M G
11 San Francisco 49ers Anthony Davis OT Rutgers 5 years, $26.5M, $16M G
13 Philadelphia Eagles Brandon Graham DE Michigan 5 years, terms undisclosed
17 San Francisco 49ers
Mike Iupati
OG Idaho 5 years, $18.25M, $10.8M G
18 Pittsburgh Steelers Maurkice Pouncey
C Florida 5 years, terms undisclosed
19 Atlanta Falcons Sean Weatherspoon LB Missouri 5 years, $17.4M, $10.4M G
20 Houston Texans Kareem Jackson CB Alabama 5 years, $16.3M, $10.35M G
23 Green Bay Packers Bryan Bulaga OT Iowa 5 years, $14.75M, $8.76M G
24 Dallas Cowboys Dez Bryant WR Oklahoma State 5 years, $11.8M, $8.5M G
25 Denver Broncos Tim Tebow QB Florida 5 years, $11.25M, $8.7M G
27 New England Patriots Devin McCourty CB Rutgers 5 years, $13.2M, $7.83M G
28 Miami Dolphins Jared Odrick DE Penn State 5 years, $13M, $7.13M G
30 Detroit Lions
Jahvid Best
RB California
5 years, $12M, $7.1M G
32 New Orleans Saints Patrick Robinson CB Florida State 5 years, terms undisclosed
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