CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) – The final round of the 2021 NFL Draft came to a close today in Cleveland and several players from the Mountain State got the call they’ve been waiting for.
Marshall Offensive Tackle Josh Ball was the first Thundering Herd player off the board as the Dallas Cowboys selected him in the fourth round #138 overall.
Then in the fifth round WVU Linebacker Tony Fields was selected by the Cleveland Browns with the #153 overall selection.
The Indianapolis Colts selected Wide Receiver Michael Strachan in Seventh round #229 overall.
WVU’s Darius Stills inked a deal with the Las Vegas Raiders following the draft.
Marshall’s Brenden Knox also agreed to terms with the Dallas Cowboys following the draft.