AUSTIN (KXAN) — The next step in the NFL journey begins for 10 Texas Longhorns after being drafted or signed to rookie free agent deals.
Rookie minicamps are underway for defensive end Charles Omenihu (drafted by the Texans) and defensive back Kris Boyd (drafted by Vikings) along with eight Longhorns that signed with teams as undrafted free agents.
Longhorn Undrafted Free Agents
- Calvin Anderson: New England Patriots
- Andrew Beck: New England Patriots
- Gary Johnson: Kansas City Chiefs
- P.J. Locke: Pittsburgh Steelers
- Chris Nelson: Pittsburgh Steelers
- Lil’Jordan Humphrey: New Orleans Saints
- Breckyn Hager: New York Giants
- Davante Davis: Seattle Seahawks
Former Texas offensive lineman Dan Neil knows a lot about how to make it in the NFL after eight successful seasons with the Denver Broncos. Neil helped guide the way for running back Terrell Davis as a key piece of two Super Bowl championship teams.
Neil stopped by the More than the Score studio to break down what’s ahead for these Longhorns and to look ahead Texas football in 2019.
Longhorns quarterback Sam Ehlinger enters his third season at Texas with hefty expectations for the 2019 season. Neil explains what makes Ehlinger so special and what’s realistic for his junior season.