In a bit of draft day oddity, the New England Patriots and San Francisco 49ers picked interior offensive lineman Shaquille Mason (131st overall) and wide receiver DeAndre Smelter (132nd overall) with consecutive fourth-round picks.A third Yellow Jacket, wide receiver Darren Waller, was picked two rounds later by the Baltimore Ravens. Both Smelter and Walter are big-bodied receivers...
ATLANTA (AP) Guard Shaquille Mason and receiver DeAndre Smelter, the Georgia Tech players generating the most interest from scouts, are taking different routes to the NFL draft.
Working out at the Yellow Jackets' pro day on Friday, Mason ran drills at his accustomed position, but he also took snaps at center - a position he's never played in a game.
Mason, a first-team All-ACC selection...
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March 13, 2015