Shaquill Griffin Goes To The Seattle Seahawks At #90 Overall

For the University of Central Florida's dynamic defensive duo of Shaquem and Shaquill Griffin, at least one brother will be seeing a chance at the NFL, as Shaquill was picked #90 overall by the Seattle Seahawks. .@ShaquillG is Seattle bound with the 90th overall pick (3rd rd) in the #NFLDraft! ? @Seahawks here's what you're getting ?#BuiltByUCF … Continue reading Shaquill Griffin Goes To The Seattle Seahawks At #90 Overall

Kareem Hunt Goes To The Kansas City Chiefs At #86 Overall

Rejoice MAC fans, another star is heading to the NFL with Toledo running back Kareem Hunt earning the #86 selection by the Kansas City Chiefs. https://twitter.com/Chiefs/status/858150210559717377 Hunt is a back full of potential that had to fight through injuries and bad decisions over the last 12 months. He blew up on the scene as a … Continue reading Kareem Hunt Goes To The Kansas City Chiefs At #86 Overall

Derek Rivers Goes To The New England Patriots At #83 Overall

The New England Patriots made their first pick of the draft count by taking Youngstown State defensive end Derek Rivers with the #83 overall pick. Congrats @D_Rivers11! on to @Patriots #GoGuins #NFLDraft pic.twitter.com/D0kj97EP8u— YSU Football ? (@YoungstownStFB) April 29, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Notably, Rivers is the second Youngstown player to be selected in the third round … Continue reading Derek Rivers Goes To The New England Patriots At #83 Overall

New England Patriots select Troy’s Antonio Garcia with the 85th pick of the 2017 NFL Draft

Neal Brown's mantra for Troy in 2016 was "Rebuild the Wall." Turns out, that wall had a name: Antonio Garcia. A 6'6" 302 lb. behemoth, Garcia was the cornerstone in an offensive line that held defenses to only 8 quarterback sacks all season, good for best in the FBS. Secure behind Garcia's stingy protection, QB … Continue reading New England Patriots select Troy’s Antonio Garcia with the 85th pick of the 2017 NFL Draft

Tarell Basham Goes To The Indianapolis Colts At #80 Overall

The reigning MAC Defensive Player of the Year has found a home. Ohio's Tarell Basham is heading to Indianapolis after the Colts selected him #80 overall in the 2017 NFL Draft. https://twitter.com/Colts/status/858144688527814657 For those that have not seen Basham play, think of a lite version of Dwight Freeney. He is excellent at rushing the passer … Continue reading Tarell Basham Goes To The Indianapolis Colts At #80 Overall

Taywan Taylor Goes To The Tennessee Titans At #72 Overall

Western Kentucky saw its second player of the night taken with the selection of wide receiver Taywan Taylor by the Tennessee Titans with pick #72 overall. With the 72nd overall pick in the #NFLDraft, the #Titans select wide receiver Taywan Taylor. pic.twitter.com/3lqp4uyeUV — Tennessee Titans (@Titans) April 29, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Taylor's pick followed Forrest Lamp's selection at … Continue reading Taywan Taylor Goes To The Tennessee Titans At #72 Overall

Cooper Kupp Goes To The Los Angeles Rams At #69 Overall

The most prolific pass catcher in FCS history now has a home. Eastern Washington's Cooper Kupp is heading out west to play for the Los Angeles Rams after being selected #69 overall. https://twitter.com/RamsNFL/status/858137905331445760 Kupp lit the FCS on fire with over 6,400 yards and 73 touchdowns during his storied career. He did it versus bad … Continue reading Cooper Kupp Goes To The Los Angeles Rams At #69 Overall

Larry Ogunjobi Goes To The Cleveland Browns At #65 Overall

The Charlotte 49ers now have had their first ever NFL draft pick with the selection of defensive tackle Larry Ogunjobi. WATCH: @Mr_Ogunjobi is @Charlotte49erFB's 1st ever NFL draft pick! Congratulations to the newest member of the @Browns! #NinerNation pic.twitter.com/49jzuSFLPq — Charlotte 49ers (@Charlotte49ers) April 29, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Ogunjobi was a homegrown talent in North Carolina … Continue reading Larry Ogunjobi Goes To The Cleveland Browns At #65 Overall

Taylor Moton Goes To The Carolina Panthers At #64 Overall

It is a big day for Broncos nation as the Western Michigan faithful her another named called in the NFL Draft with the Carolina Panthers selecting Taylor Moton with the final pick of the second round. https://twitter.com/Panthers/status/858132482759307265 Moton has been a force of nature in the MAC with a combination of size and strength that … Continue reading Taylor Moton Goes To The Carolina Panthers At #64 Overall

Dion Dawkins Goes To The Buffalo Bills At #63 Overall

Temple offensive lineman Dion Dawkins had to wait until the end of the second round to hear his name called, as he was picked by the Buffalo Bills with the #63 overall pick. Dion goes in round two! Next stop for @DDawkins66: #YouAlreadyShnow it's the @NFL and the @buffalobills. ❄️❄️❄️#TempleMade pic.twitter.com/MYaiZpQ3UR— Temple University (@TempleUniv) April 29, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Dawkins … Continue reading Dion Dawkins Goes To The Buffalo Bills At #63 Overall