The Patriots have locked up thier first third round draft choice of 2010, with Adam Schefter of ESPN just reporting via Twitter that New England and Taylor Price have agreed to terms.

Ian Rapoport of the Boston Herald reports that Price will earn $3.35 million over four years, although no details yet on his signing bonus.

Price is the second Patriots player to sign a deal, joining center Ted Larsen who was given a contract last week.