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San Francisco 49ers sign top draft choice, last of 11 picks to ink deal

San Francisco 49ers: The defending NFC champions have signed the last of their 11 2013 draft picks. Training camp for the San Francisco 49ers starts later this month.

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    Safety Eric Reid, the first-round draft pick of the San Francisco 49ers, center, holds up a jersey with head coach Jim Harbaugh, left, and general manager Trent Baalke during a news conference at the team's training facility in Santa Clara, Calif., April 26, 2013.
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The San Francisco 49ers have signed first-round pick Eric Reid to a four-year contract.

With Tuesday's announcement, San Francisco has all 11 of its draft picks signed. The former LSU safety had actually tweeted a photo from Instagram of him signing a contract last week.

Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The 49ers drafted Reid 18th overall in April.

In 39 games over three seasons with LSU, the 6-foot-1, 213-pound Reid finished with 199 tackles, six interceptions, two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries, 11 pass breakups and 4 ½ tackles for loss. Last season, Reid started all 13 games and tallied 91 tackles, two interceptions, one fumble recovery and seven pass breakups.

The 22-year-old is a native of Baton Rouge, La.

 
 
 

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