Penn State NFL Draft Recap
There will be 12 former Nittany Lions that will be part of football teams over the summer as they joined pro teams this weekend. Four were drafted, and the other eight were signed as free agents after the draft was completed.
Here’s where the PSU players ended up:
Still was drafted by the Cincinatti Bengals in the second round. Most were expecting him to be drafted earlier, but a questionable motor and injury history dropped him into the second round.
Troutman, an offensive guard, was drafted in the 5th round by the San Diego Chargers. He’s the first PSU guard to be drafted since Rich Ohrnberger in 2009.
Crawford was drafted in the 5th round by the Oakland Raiders. A defensive end, Crawford hopes to make an impact along with…
Stupar, an inside linebacker, was drafted in the 7th and final round by the Oakland Raiders. This makes Stupar the third former Lion to be drafted by Okaland in the past two years (Crawford, Stefen Wisniewski)
These players have agreed to an undrafted free-agent contract:
Quinn Barham: Detroit Lions
Eric Latimore: Minnesota Vikings
D’Anton Lynn: New York Jets
Derek Moye: Miami Dolphins
Chaz Powell: Oakland Raiders
Nick Sukay: Buffalo Bills
Andrew Szczerba: Dallas Cowboys
Deon’Tae Pannell: New Orleans Saints
Last night, there were rumors that Stephfon Green had also signed with the Jets, but Green and his agent quickly denied that anything was official.