Tanoh Kpassagnon Goes To The Kansas City Chiefs At #56 Overall

Philadelphia saw another local college player go off the draft board after Villanova defensive end Tanoh Kpassagnon was selected by the Kansas City Chiefs at #59 overall. Ambler Native & Wissahickon HS Grad DE Tanoh Kpassagnon goes to Andy Reid & Chiefs in 2nd •2016 @ Villanova: 21.5 tackles for loss;11 sacks pic.twitter.com/7pjKsu27bJ — Jeff Skversky … Continue reading Tanoh Kpassagnon Goes To The Kansas City Chiefs At #56 Overall

Obi Melifonwu Goes To The Oakland Raiders At #56 Overall

The Oakland Raiders went out and got themselves a pure athlete when they picked up University of Connecticut Safety Obi Melifonwu with the #56 overall pick in the second round. The @RAIDERS select @UConnFootball DB @Obi_1nOnly with the 56th overall pick!#NFLDraft pic.twitter.com/FjVFrLHa8z — NFL (@NFL) April 29, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Melifonwu started all four years with the Huskies, … Continue reading Obi Melifonwu Goes To The Oakland Raiders At #56 Overall

Tyus Bowser Goes To The Baltimore Ravens At #47 Overall

Houston outside linebacker Tyus Bowser will bring his special brand of versatility to the Baltimore Ravens after being selected #47 overall. Baltimore Ravens select University of Houston outside linebacker Tyus Bowser (@tbowser23) in the second round (No. 47 overall) #NFLDraft pic.twitter.com/3w39UoSpA0— Joseph Duarte (@Joseph_Duarte) April 29, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Bowser racked up 22.5 sacks over his … Continue reading Tyus Bowser Goes To The Baltimore Ravens At #47 Overall

Adam Shaheen Goes To The Chicago Bears At #45 Overall

Ashland University's Adam Shaheen had his Cinderella story continue as he was picked by the Chicago Bears at #45 overall. Bears select TE Adam Shaheen with the No. 45 overall pick #NFLDraft — Around The NFL (@AroundTheNFL) April 29, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js After taking a scholarship to play Division II basketball at Pittsburgh-Jonestown, he transferred after … Continue reading Adam Shaheen Goes To The Chicago Bears At #45 Overall

Forrest Lamp Goes To The Los Angeles Chargers At #38 Overall

After a day of waiting, Western Kentucky offensive lineman Forrest Lamp was selected by the Los Angeles Chargers at the start of the second round with the #38 overall pick, in the process becoming the highest picked Hilltopper in program history. The @Chargers select @WKUFootball G @flamp76 with the 38th overall pick!#NFLDraft pic.twitter.com/zIYNYyxYNW — NFL … Continue reading Forrest Lamp Goes To The Los Angeles Chargers At #38 Overall

Zay Jones Goes To The Buffalo Bills At #37 Overall

Former East Carolina wide receiver Zay Jones will join a long line of professional football players in his family, as he was selected #37 overall by the Buffalo Bills. The @buffalobills select @ECUPiratesFB WR @ZayJones7 with the 37th overall pick (via the @RamsNFL)!#NFLDraft pic.twitter.com/Mx2erX3jQ7 — NFL (@NFL) April 28, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Jones will follow his father … Continue reading Zay Jones Goes To The Buffalo Bills At #37 Overall

The Arizona Cardinals Select Haason Reddick With The #13 Pick Of The 2017 NFL Draft

The Temple Owls have done it again with Haason Reddick going with the #13 pick of the 2017 NFL Draft to the Arizona Cardinals. https://twitter.com/AZCardinals/status/857772846990245888 From walk-on cornerback to first round draft pick, it has been a roller coaster ride for Haason Reddick. He was projected by some as a third round draft pick in … Continue reading The Arizona Cardinals Select Haason Reddick With The #13 Pick Of The 2017 NFL Draft

Corey Davis Goes To The Tennessee Titans At #5 Overall

Wow, what a pick. The Tennessee Titans, not known for going big with an early wide receiver pick in recent years, went big with the superstar from Western Michigan. https://twitter.com/Titans/status/857757992992854016 Davis is a do it all receiver that proved to be a man among boys at the college level. He has speed, hands, quickness, and … Continue reading Corey Davis Goes To The Tennessee Titans At #5 Overall

NFL Draft Preview: #SunBeltHeat Edition

In recent years, the friendship between the Sun Belt and the NFL Draft has suffered. Between 2011 and 2013, the Sun Belt drafted 15 players into the NFL. The following three years, that number shrunk to 10, with only three selected for the second straight year. Dear lord, the Mid-American graduated twice as many! But … Continue reading NFL Draft Preview: #SunBeltHeat Edition

NFL Draft Profile: Nico Siragusa, San Diego State

Nico Siragusa College: San Diego State Position: Offensive Guard Height/Weight: 6'4"/319 pounds College Stats: Four-year starter, 2016 All-American, 2-time First Team All-MWC Nico Siragusa was probably the most hidden of the stars at San Diego State for the last two years, however he may have been more vital to SDSU than Donnel Pumphrey.  I'll take … Continue reading NFL Draft Profile: Nico Siragusa, San Diego State