Kiser, Brown selected on day three of NFL Draft

29 April, 2018, 13:32 | Author: Laura Christensen
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Barring a trade Friday, the Rams' first pick will not come until the 23rd selection in the third round, the 87th overall pick.

Allen, a starting center for the 2017 MSU team, was selected as the 111th overall pick of the draft. The Rams included their second-round pick as part of a trade with Buffalo for wide receiver Sammy Watkins in August. "I felt like it was a great fit and I'm so happy to be a Ram and glad that they chose me".

Demby also spoke with head coach Sean McVay and offensive line coach Andy Dickerson.

L.A. was originally slated to pick at No. 194 and No. 197, but sent those picks to Atlanta and Washington respectively, in exchange for the No. 205 slot and two seventh-rounders.

Kiser, a highly decorated Baltimore native, won the Campbell Trophy - dubbed the "Academic Heisman" - and was a second-team All-American as a senior.

"When I got the call, tears started dropping out", Okoronkwo told reporters Saturday.

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Franklin said he played as a stand-up defensive end for three seasons in college, then played more as an interior lineman in 2017, when he led his team with 13.5 tackles for loss and 3.5 sacks. "You're trying to get a feel for the culture of the team and just go there and compete and dominate". I've blitzed the passer a lot, I've played pass coverage a lot. He's the first ME draft pick since Trevor Bates of Westbrook was selected in the seventh round by Indianapolis in 2016. As a senior last season, Okoronkwo was named the Big 12 Conference's co-defensive player of the year and had five tackles in the Rose Bowl, when the Sooners lost to Georgia in a national semifinal playoff game.

Canady was taken in 2016 by the Ravens in the sixth round.

He said as the draft progressed Saturday into the sixth round, he was still excited at the prospect of getting picked, not frustrated.



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