The NAIA’s William Penn University Statesmen (logo at right) were among the teams covered by Balladeer’s Blog who had players move on to the NFL this year in the draft and through free agent signings. Here’s a look at the players who advanced to the next level following their successful college careers at institutions that actually care about academics.
DRAFTEES – ST LOUIS RAMS- Greg Zuerlein from the Missouri Western Griffons *** Janoris Jenkins from the University of North Alabama Lions *** Daryl Richardson from the Abilene Christian University Wildcats
CAROLINA PANTHERS – Amini Silatolu from the Midwestern State Mustangs
DETROIT LIONS – Chris Greenwood from the Albion Britons
SAN FRANCISCO 49’ers – Jason Slowery from the Continue reading