Georgia Bulldogs linebackers Jarvis Jones and Alec Ogletree were selected 17th and 30th last night in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft. Manti Teo from Notre Dame was picked….well, his first draft status was imaginary. I don’t mean to keep piling on Teo….Yes, I do. Two Georgia Bulldogs LBs heard their names called at Radio City Music Hall; and ZERO LBs from Notre Dame came to the podium.
The Pittsburgh Steelers selected Jarvis Jones 17 while the St. Louis Rams picked Ogletree 30.
These two Georgia Bulldogs taken in the first round are the first UGA representation since the Cincinnati Bengals took A.J. Green with the fourth overall pick in 2011. The last time a pair of Georgia Bulldogs went in the first round was 2008: Matthew Stafford went first to the Detroit Lions and Knowshon Moreno 12th to Denver.
The Georgia Bulldogs now have 15 players selected in the last three years.
Jarvis Jones was once considered number one overall pick material. In his final game with the Georgia Bu...