Originally written on Grandstand University  |  Last updated 12/24/14
Sam Ojuri has worked his whole life to make it to the NFL. His dream is close to becoming a reality (via inforum) Sam Ojuri is one of many hopefuls who are looking to hear their name called on the second weekend of May, and Ojuri is anything but complacent. Sam Ojuri is the reigning leading rusher for the three-time FCS National Champion North Dakota State University Bison. Upon completing his senior year with another National Championship as the team’s leading running back, he is now ready to make the transition to the NFL. I sat down with him and found out his path to the draft.  Growing up an hour outside of Chicago in Barrington, Ill., Ojuri has wanted to be a professional athlete long before you heard his name. Ojuri and his family moved out of the rough streets of Chicago when he was about four years old and he bounced around until the 8th grade. At that point, that was when he was put into the Barrington school system. Ojuri says that moving to Barrington, “Was the best move ...
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