NSU’s Ferguson, McNeese’s Blunt Among 17 Southland Standouts Vying for NFL Jobs

first_img NSU Obinna Iheoma LB Indianapolis (May 3-5 UIW Malik Harris DL Kansas City (May 4-6) Received an Invite to an NFL Rookie Minicamp  NICH Damion Jeanpierre Jr. WR Carolina (May 10-12) MCN BJ Blunt LB Washington (May 3-5) MCN Alex Kjellsten P Chicago (May 3-5) UIW Jamarkese Williams DB Minnesota (May 3-5) MCN David Hamm RB Oakland (May 3-5) UIW Justin Alexandre DE NY Jets (May 10-12) SFA Chris Wilkerson LS San Francisco (May 3-5) NSU Jazz Ferguson WR Seattle (May 3-5) SHSU Derick Roberson DE Tennessee (May 10-12 UCA Eric Jackson DE Oakland (May 3-5) SHSU Davion Davis WR Minnesota (May 3-5) FRISCO, Texas – Seventeen Southland Conference football standouts from this past season begin their quest this weekend to play fulltime in the National Football League. Each NFL team will host a rookie minicamp either this weekend or next.Nine former Southland student-athletes are undrafted free agents who have signed with an NFL team, while eight will participate in minicamp.The list of former student-athletes is headlined by 2018 Associated Press All-Americans Jazz Ferguson from Northwestern State, BJ Blunt from McNeese, and Derick Roberson from Sam Houston State. Ferguson, an underclassman, is the reigning Southland Offensive Player of the year, while Blunt is the league’s Defensive Player of the Year.Undrafted Free Agents Who Have Signed with an NFL Team UIW Silas Stewart LB Baltimore (May 3-5) UCA Jakari Dillard WR LA Chargers (May 10-12) NICH Ronald Ollie DL Oakland (May 3-5) LU Rodney Randle DB/KR LA Chargers (May 10-12)last_img read more

St Patrick’s Day tragedy as young Donegal teacher killed in Dubai

first_imgA young Donegal teacher has been killed following a tragic accident in Dubai.The young teachers, who was in his late 20s, fell from a balcony.The young man, who travelled abroad to teach, is originally from the Mountcharles area. The man’s family have been made aware of the tragedy.The Irish embassy in Dubai is now liaising with the family and arrangements are being made to fly his remains home.A full investigation into the circumstances surrounding the tragedy has been launched by local police.His name has not yet been officially released. St Patrick’s Day tragedy as young Donegal teacher killed in Dubai was last modified: March 18th, 2018 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:deathdonegalDubaifallTEACHERlast_img read more