Cowboys sign second-rounder DeMarcus Lawrence

The Dallas Cowboys have signed second-round defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence to a four-year contract worth roughly $5.5 million.

Lawrence was selected 34th overall out of Boise State and is regarded as a promising pass rusher.

There are just nine unsigned draft picks.

'The Cowboys traded a third-round draft pick to move up in the second round to acquire Lawrence.

Lawrence is competing for a starting job following the Cowboys losing DeMarcus Ware in free agency to the Denver Broncos.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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