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GREEN BAY, Wis. – Third-round draft pick Khyri Thornton was the latest Green Bay Packers' rookie to sign his contract, meaning all but three of the team's nine draft picks are under contract.

Thornton is the highest of their selections to sign. The defensive tackle from Southern Miss was the 85th overall player selected and was the first of the Packers' two third-round picks.

It leaves only first-round pick Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, second-round pick Davante Adams and third-round pick Richard Rodgers unsigned.

Thornton's deal was expected to be worth $2,833,252 for four years and will include a signing bonus of $563,252.

Here's a look at the contract status for the Packers' entire draft class:
  • First round: S Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, unsigned.
  • Second round: WR Davante Adams, unsigned.
  • Third round: DT Khyri Thornton, signed a four-year, $2,833,252 contract (including a $563,252 signing bonus) on May 19; TE Richard Rodgers, unsigned.
  • Fourth round: OLB Carl Bradford signed a four-year, $2,649,300 contract ($429,300 signing bonus) on May 16.
  • Fifth round: C Corey Linsley, signed a four-year, $2,405,000 contract ($185,000 signing bonus) on May 15; WR Jared Abbrederis, signed a four-year, $2,364,560 contract ($144,560 signing bonus) on May 14.
  • Sixth round: CB Demetri Goodson, signed a four-year, $2,323,152 ($103,152 signing bonus) on May 16.
  • Seventh round: WR Jeff Janis, signed a four-year, $2,271,392 contract ($51,392 signing bonus) on May 14.
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay Packers have assigned uniform numbers to their rookies, who are reporting to Lambeau Field for the first time Monday.

Here's a look at them and their numbers:

S Ha Ha Clinton-Dix (first-round pick)
  • Uniform number: 21
  • Last player to wear 21: Charles Woodson (2006-12)
  • Other notable players to wear 21: Craig Newsome (1995-98), Bob Jeter (1963-70), Verne Lewellen (1927)*
WR Davante Adams (second round)
  • Uniform number: 17
  • Last player to wear 17: Craig Hentrich (1994-97)
  • Other notable players to wear 17: David Whitehurst (1977-83), Jerry Tagge (1972-74), Travis Williams (1967)*, Cecil Isbell (1938-42)
DT Khyri Thornton (third round)
TE Richard Rodgers (third round)
  • Uniform number: 89
  • Last player to wear 89: James Jones (2007-2012)
  • Other notable players to wear 89: Mark Chmura (1993-99), Dave Robinson (1963-72)
OLB Carl Bradford (fourth round)
C Corey Linsley (fifth round)
  • Uniform number: 63
  • Last player to wear 63: Jeff Saturday (2012)
  • Other notable players to wear 63: Scott Wells (2004-11), Adam Timmerman (1995-98), James Campen (1989-93), Fuzzy Thurston (1959-67)
WR Jared Abbrederis (fifth round)
  • Uniform number: 84
  • Last player to wear 84: D.J. Williams (2011-12)
  • Other notable players to wear 84: Bill Schroder (1997-2001), Andre Rison (1996), Sterling Sharpe (1988-94), Carroll Dale (1965-72), Gary Knafelc (1954-62)
CB Demetri Goodson (sixth round)
  • Uniform number: 39
  • Last player to wear 39: Trevor Ford (2009)
  • Other notable players to wear 39: Mike Prior (1994-98)*, Darrell Thompson (1990-93), Clarke Hinkle (1933)*, Cal Hubbard (1930)*
WR Jeff Janis
*Wore multiple numbers with the Packers

Note: Based on a picture Janis took of his locker and posted on his Instagram account, it appears the Packers have issued the No. 80. It likely has been given to one of the undrafted rookies, although those players have not yet been added to the official roster.

That number has not been worn since Donald Driver, the team’s career receiving leader, retired following the 2012 season. While it has been suggested that number be retired to honor Driver, it should be noted it was also worn by Pro Football Hall of Fame member James Lofton with the Packers from 1978-86.