The NFL Draft wrapped up this afternoon with four Hawkeyes being selected to go to the pros. But NFL dreams don’t end there. It’s almost a certainty that we’ll see various Hawkeyes get selected to join the league as free agents. We’ll be sure to keep you updated as we know more.
In case you weren’t watching TV or scrolling through Twitter from Thursday until now, here’s the list of Hawkeyes who were picked up:
QB C.J. Beathard, San Francisco 49ers
DL Jaleel Johnson, Minnesota Vikings
TE George Kittle, San Francisco 49ers
DB Desmond King, Los Angeles Chargers
We’ll keep you posted, but keep in mind that these are rumors until announced by the NFL team.
Pro days work, folks! Riley McCarron has signed with the Houston Texans after his extremely fast 40 Pro Day 40 time.
From wahlert, to iowa, TO TEXAS!!! GO TEXANS!!! #dreambig SO PROUD pic.twitter.com/POJJDhbSDI— Maddie McCarron (@mccarronmaddie) April 29, 2017
Cornerback Greg Mabin will sign with the Buccaneers:
UDFA CB Greg Mabin to sign with the #Buccaneers, per his agents.— Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) April 30, 2017
Offensive lineman Cole Croston is heading to New England to join the reigning Super Bowl champs:
Here you go @NEPatriotsDraft #Iowa OL Cole Croston is signing with #Patriots— Mike Loyko (@NEPD_Loyko) April 30, 2017
Extremely excited and blessed for the opportunity the @Patriots have given me! Ready to get to work!— Cole Croston (@Cole_Croston) April 30, 2017
And Croston will be joined on the Pats by his teammate, LeShun Daniels:
All I need is one shot and I'm thankful the @Patriots are giving me that opportunity— LeShun Daniels Jr. (@LeShunDanielsJr) April 30, 2017