The 2015 NFL Draft has come and gone, and once again the state of Michigan was well represented.
Of course we will give you the list of those players drafted, but this year we will also give you a list of the players who played prep football in Michigan, that will now have a chance to make an NFL roster. The list will not be limited to draftees, but will also include the players who went undrafted, but then went on to sign unrestricted free agent contracts.
Overall, eight players from Michigan colleges were selected in the draft, four from Michigan State, three from the University of Michigan, and one from Central Michigan. Here is the list.
|Jake Ryan||LB||Michigan||Green Bay||4|
Here are the players who did not get drafted, but signed as unrestricted free agents (UFA’s).
|Devin Gardner||WR||Michigan||New England|
|Delonte Hollowell||CB||Michigan||Lions (Tryout)|
|Mylan Hicks||DB||MSU||San Francisco|
|Taiwan Jones||LB||MSU||NY Jets|
|Marcus Rush||DE||MSU||San Francisco|
|Mike Sadler||K||MSU||Tampa Bay|
|Titus Davis||WR||CMU||San Diego|
|Andy Phillips||OL||CMU||Green Bay|
|Justin Currie||S||WMU||NY Giants|
|Marcus Cribbs||DT||Ferris St.||Pittsburgh|
|Trever Kruzel||LS||N. Michigan||Detroit|
|Takari Johnson||LB||Concordia||NY Giants|
Here are the former high school players from the state of Michigan who were either drafted or signed as UFA’s.
|Jake Fisher||OT||Traverse City West||Oregon||Cincinnati||2|
|Carl Davis||DT||Sterling Heights Stevenson||Iowa||Baltimore||3|
|Tony Jones||WR||Grand Blanc||Northwestern||Washington||UFA|
|Gabe Martin||LB||Grand Blanc||Bowling Green||Arizona||UFA|
|Kevonte Martin-Manley||WR||Brother Rice||Iowa||Cleveland||UFA|
|C.J. Olaniyan||DE||Warren Mott||Penn State||Seattle||UFA|