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Friday, July 31, 2009
Deals in place for Barwin, Knighton

By Paul Kuharsky
ESPN.com

Posted by ESPN.com's Paul Kuharsky

We've got rookie contract action.

The Texans have signed second-round defensive end Connor Barwin from Cincinnati, reports John McClain.

Jacksonville has signed third-round defensive tackle Terrance Knighton from Temple, writes Michael C. Wright and since announced by the team.

Both players are expected to boost their team's pass rush and help fill voids.

Here's our updated list for the entire division (player, round chosen, overall pick):

Houston Texans (seven of eight signed)

LB Brian Cushing (1-15) --
DE Connor Barwin (2-46) -- Signed
C Antoine Caldwell (3-77) -- Signed
S Glover Quin (4-112) -- Signed
TE Anthony Hill (4-122) -- Signed
TE James Casey (5-152) -- Signed
CB Brice McCain (6-188) -- Signed
S Troy Nolan (7-223) -- Signed

Indianapolis Colts (four of eight)

RB Donald Brown (1-27) --
DT Fili Moala (2-56) --
CB Jerraud Powers (3-92) -- Signed
WR Austin Collie (4-127) --
DT Terrance Taylor (4-136) -- Signed
QB Curtis Painter (6-201) --
P Pat McAfee (7-222) -- Signed
G Jaimie Thomas (7-236) -- Signed

Jacksonville Jaguars (seven of nine)

OT Eugene Monroe (1-8) --
OT Eben Britton (2-39) --
DT Terrance Knighton (3-72) --Signed
CB Derek Cox (3-73) -- Signed
WR Mike Thomas (4-107) -- Signed
WR Jarett Dillard (5-144) -- Signed
TE Zach Miller (6-180) -- Signed
RB Rashad Jennings (7-250) -- Signed
WR Tiquan Underwood (7-253) -- Signed

Tennessee Titans (10 of 11)

WR Kenny Britt (1-30) --
DT Sen'Derrick Marks (2-62) -- Signed
TE Jared Cook (3-89) -- Signed
CB Ryan Mouton (3-94) -- Signed
LB Gerald McRath (4-130) -- Signed
OT Troy Kropog (4-135) -- Signed
RB Javon Ringer (5-173) -- Signed
CB Jason McCourty (6-203) -- Signed
WR Dominique Edison (6-206) -- Signed
G Ryan Durand (7-239) -- Signed
S Nick Schommer (7-242) -- Signed