NFL Draft

USF Football More Than Division II Powerhouse

USF has the potential to have three players in the NFL this season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.— USF standout Trey Pipkins got drafted by the Los Angeles Chargers in the third round of the NFL Draft this past weekend. “It’s unbelievable; I haven’t really put it into words. I’m just appreciative to Tom Telesco, the Spanos family and coach Lynn for giving me this opportunity,” said Pipkins. “To have third round draft pick, that’s a…

Pipkins Thrilled To Go From Sioux Falls Cougars To Los Angeles Chargers

Third Round Pick Introduced

LOS ANGELES, CA  —  Trey Pipkins wasn’t a highly coveted recruit when he came to Sioux Falls five years ago. Making it ironic that he would be a prize commodity in this year’s NFL Draft when the Los Angeles Chargers had their chance to pick him last night. It was quite a night for the USF alum who actually learned…

Cincinnati Bengals Draft SDSU Alum Jordan Brown

Former Jackrabbit Taken In 7th Round

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – South Dakota State cornerback Jordan Brown was drafted Saturday in the seventh round of the National Football League Draft by the Cincinnati Bengals. Brown, a native of Scottsdale, Arizona, was the 223rd overall selection in the three-day draft. A three-year starter, Brown finished his collegiate career with eight interceptions, 27 pass breakups and four forced fumbles. In…

Los Angeles Chargers Draft USF Alum Trey Pipkins In Third Round

Taken With 91st Overall Pick In Draft

NASHVILLE, TENN. — Trey Pipkins, a five-time All-American offensive tackle from the University of Sioux Falls, has been selected in the third round of the NFL Draft by the Los Angeles Chargers. Pipkins becomes the first-ever USF position player and second overall drafted into the NFL. Pipkins was chose with the 27th pick of the third round and 91st selection…

Eagles Introduce Britton Native & SDSU Alum Dallas Goedert In Philadelphia

Goedert Picked In Second Round Of NFL Draft

PHILADELPHIA, PA  —  Former South Dakota State Jackrabbit and Britton-Hecla star Dallas Goedert began taking flight with the Philadelphia Eagles one day after they selected him with the 49th overall pick in the second round of the NFL Draft. Less than 24 hours after watching and celebrating with his family just north of Britton, the Eagles flew Goedert to the…

Wieneke Excited for Next Step in Football Career

Wieneke Excited for Next Step in Football Career

BROOKINGS, SD…Jake Wieneke had a remarkable college career with the Jackrabbits of SDSU. He caught 59 TD passes and had almost 5,000 career receiving yards. Now the Maple Grove, MN native is excited to see what happens next as he patiently waits to hear his name called in Dallas at the NFL Draft. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – South Dakota…

Zach Borg Reports Live From Goedert Gathering

Zach Borg Reports Live From Goedert Gathering

HAVANA, ND… South Dakota State TE and Britton, SD native Dallas Goedert is spending Thursday night with friends and family to watch the 1st round of the NFL draft. There has been plenty of speculation that he could be the first TE taken in the draft after 2 spectacular seasons in Brookings where he made numerous 1-handed grabs. High school…

Britton Excited For Hometown Hero Dallas Goedert

Britton Excited For Hometown Hero Dallas Goedert

BRITTON, SD… H&H Designs in Britton has a big seller. “First order of jerseys I got in I think it was around 36.” H&H Owner Hillarey Holland says. “I said if you want to make them up and I think you can sell a few. And I went in and she had two big boxes I’m like ‘oh Hillarey, you’re never…

Gerry Excited To Be An Eagle

Nate Gerry is pumped to have been drafted by Philly

  The Philadelphia Eagles drafted Sioux Falls native Nate Gerry in the 5th round of Saturday’s NFL draft. The former Washington high standout knows what it’s like to play in front of a passionate fan base after 4 years in Lincoln, NE as a Cornhusker. And he’s excited that could continue in his NFL career. Categories: College Sports, National Sports,…