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Sources: Jets agree to terms with first-round pick Darron Lee

It took longer than expected, but the New York Jets and linebacker Darron Lee finally came to terms Wednesday on a rookie contract, according to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.

Lee, a former Ohio State standout, signed a four-year, $10.2 million contract, the standard amount for a player drafted 20th overall. The deal includes a $5.6 million signing bonus and a fifth-team team option, as do all first-round contracts. His cap charge for 2016 is $1.858 million. The contract is fully guaranteed.

Only two of the 31 first-round picks remain unsigned: San Diego Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa (third overall) and San Francisco 49ers guard Josh Garnett (28th).

The sticking point for Lee and the Jets was the fourth-year guarantee. The players drafted ahead of him received a fully guaranteed salary for 2019, while the player in the 20th slot a year ago -- Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor -- had only two-thirds of it guaranteed.

The Jets wound up giving the full guarantee in exchange for keeping the team's customary default language in the deal. In other words, the team has the ability to void part of the guarantee if it cuts Lee for, say, a non-football reason.

The Jets aren't planning to rush Lee into the starting lineup -- he'll play behind veteran Erin Henderson -- but they'd like him to have a significant role in the nickel package.

Lee, 21, played only two seasons at Ohio State, recording 11 sacks and three interceptions.