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Welcome to the weekend of the 2012 NFL Draft.
Former Cyclones Kelechi Osemele and Leonard Johnson are expecting to hear their names called at some point over the next few days. Which current members of the Iowa State football team have a chance to be pros in the future?
Chris Williams & Tron Smith discuss that question in this installment of “Tron’s Take,” courtesy of Wilson Toyota of Ames.
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The Baltimore Ravens have selected Iowa State offensive tackle Kelechi Osemele with the 60th overall pick in the NFL draft.
Osemele is a 6-foot-5, 333-pounder who started 43 straight games on the Iowa State line. He played 38 of those games at left tackle and five at left guard.
The Ravens needed an offensive lineman after losing free agent Ben Grubbs to the New Orleans Saints...
The Baltimore Ravens filled their biggest need Friday night in round two of the 2012 NFL Draft, as the team selected Kelechi Osemele, an offensive lineman from Iowa State, with the 60th overall pick. The 6-foot-6, 333-pound Osemele played left tackle in college but a lot of scouts see him as a guard in the [...]
By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com Publisher
A dream came true on Friday night. That’s when former Iowa State offensive lineman Kelechi Osemele was selected by the Baltimore Ravens with the 60th pick (2nd round) of the 2012 NFL Draft.
Osemele started his last 44 straight games in a Cyclone uniform. Osemele earned All-Big 12 honors three times during his Iowa State career.
With the third pick in the fourth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday, the Baltimore Ravens selected Delaware guard Gino Gradkowski. The 6-foot-4, 294-pound Gradkowski is the second offensive lineman the Ravens have taken in their first four picks (Kelechi Osemele out of Iowa State was the other). Gradkowski, who transferred to Delaware from [...]
The Indianapolis Colts (2-14) select: Brian Quick, WR, Appalachian State The St. Louis Rams (2-14) select: Dwight Bentley, CB, Louisiana-Lafayette The Minnesota Vikings (3-13) select: Kelechi Osemele, G/OT, Iowa State The Cleveland Browns (4-12) select: Nick Toon, WR, Wisconsin The Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-12) select: Isaiah Pead, RB, Cincinnati The [...]