Posted January 03, 2013 on
ASU slips past Utah in overtime 54-55. Jason Washburn with a career game.
BEST OF MAXIM
The defensive end that led the Utah Utes in sacks for the 2012 season, will forgo his senior season and declare himself eligible for the 2013 NFL Draft. Joe Kruger told the media on Wednesday he will enter the NFL draft process. The loss of Kruger, coupled with the loss of seniors, Star Lotuleli and Dave Kruger, now creates a sizable void on the Utes defensive line next season.
Some of the juniors who leave for the NFL early are expected. Guys like Sheldon Richardson, Johnathan Hankins, even Robert Woods had in their minds (and in the minds of evaluators) that they were set to declare for the draft early by the beginning of their junior seasons.
But each year, expected non-Top 3 round prospects declare for the NFL Draft, for good, bad, or indifferent...