Lions sign third-rounder Travis Swanson

Center signed to four-year deal Aaron Wilson

Print This May 22, 2014, 02:16 PM EST

The Detroit Lions have signed third-round center Travis Swanson to a four-year deal.

Swanson started 50 consecutive games for Arkansas and was a two-time team captain.

Swanson was drafted to eventually succeed veteran Dominic Raiola.

The contract is worth $2.956 million and includes a $619,472 signing bonus.

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