- Yesterday was a historic night for the Washington Huskies, who for the first time in program history had three players selected in the first round of the NFL Draft. GoHuskies has the official press release.
The phone callPosted by Danny Shelton on Thursday, April 30, 2015
- When Danny hugs, he hugs.
- To put last night into further perspective, UW had as many first-round selections as the entire Big 10, and more than the entire
ACCAmerican or Big 12 conferences.
The #NFLDraft's first round, in one chart. More on the Pac-12's historic night: http://t.co/VOndQuAGDf pic.twitter.com/SLJQxen6T6— Pac-12 Networks (@Pac12Networks) May 1, 2015
- Reddit's NFL page has some good discussion threads about Danny, Marcus and Shaq's selections.
- Some reaction from the players themselves.
I'm so blessed & excited to be a member of the @Browns. Can't wait to make Cleveland home. #DawgPound #NFLDraft2015— Danzel-The Blue Bow (@Danny_Shelton55) May 1, 2015
Love all the fans and my family at husky nation. Loved my career at @UWAthletics. Now on to my new home @Panthers #PantherNation #excited— Shaq Thompson (@ShaqThompson_7) May 1, 2015
.@TideNFL Been waiting for this moment all my life. Proud to rep the Chief’s Red & Gold! #OurColors #Spon pic.twitter.com/VhcSCqHcHZ— Marcus Peters (@marcuspeters) May 1, 2015
Reaction from Washington's big showing in the NFL Draft's first round.