Add defensive end Henry Melton to the list of draft picks the Bears have come to terms with today.
The fourth-round draft pick has agreed to a four-year deal and becomes the seventh draft pick to reach terms with the Bears and contract negotiator Cliff Stein today. The Bears easily led the league in draft picks signed. The only remaining picks are defensive tackle Jarron Gilbert and wide receiver Juaquin Iglesias.
Earlier, the team announced it had reached agreements with D.J. Moore, Johnny Knox, Marcus Freeman, Al Afalava, Lance Louis and Derek Kinder.
Sources have said the Bears want to have all draft picks under contract by mid-June. At this rate, they might have all draft picks under contract by June.