Clemson Stars taken in 1st round of NFL Draft


MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) – The 2019 NFL Draft is underway from Nashville, TN.  Kyler Murray was the 1st overall pick taken by the Arizona Cardinals to play quarterback.  Clemson’s Clelin Ferrell was drafted 4th overall by the Oakland Raiders.  That tied a program record with WR Sammy Watkins for the highest pick in Tiger history.  Defensive Tackle Christian Wilkins didn’t have to wait too long.  He was taken 13th overall by the Miami Dolphins.  Dexter Lawrence followed at 17 to the NY Giants.  It’s the first time ever that Clemson had 3 picks go in the 1st round. 

Notable Picks: 

Round 1  – #1 – Kyler Murray – Arizona Cardinals (Oklahoma QB) 
Round 1 – #4 – Clelin Ferrell – Oakland Raiders (Clemson DL) 
Round 1 -#13 – Christian Wilkins – Miami Dolphins (Clemson DT) 
Round 1 – #17 – Dexter Lawrence – NY Giants (Clemson DT) 
Round 1 – #18 – Garrett Bradbury – Minnesota Vikings (NC State OL) 

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