The University of Utah made history with Andrew Bogut's #1 selection in the 2005 NBA draft. Earlier that year, Utah quarterback Alex Smith was the #1 overall pick in the NFL Draft. Utah became the first school to have athletes drafted #1 overall to both the NFL and the NBA in the same year.
he can only be drafted into the NFL by participating in the College league and get drafted. norwegian football players are not known ( because it is not a big sport in Norway)
In the last 12 years the only player to go straight to the pros was in 2000, when Xavier Nady was drafted and brought straight u to the majors.
Brees, from Purdue, was drafted as the first player in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft (#32 overall).Only one quarterback was drafted ahead of him: Michael Vick (#1 overall).
Ray Guy, drafted in the first round by the Oakland Raiders in 1973, is the only punter to be drafted in the first round in the NFL draft.
No. A player can enter free agency out of college, but limits his chances of receiving an NFL contract. The Above answer is Incorrect.A Player MUST enter the NFL draft and only becomes a free Agent if he is not drafted.
Harvard College. It was America's first college also, not only the first in Boston.
The odds are very slim. If you are dominant on your high school team, you may receive a scholarship. However, you may not be dominant in college, and you may not get drafted. Only 60 players get drafted, which is the equivalent to 4 high school/college teams. There are hundreds and hundreds of high schools and over 200 Division I colleges.
ABSOLUTELY NOT! Ablert Pujols attended maplewoods community college outside of kansas city, and was drafted by the cardinals after his two years there, he then shot through all levels of the minor leagues in one season and made the team out of spring training in 2001, the rest is history. David Eckstein is the only cardinal player (or former cardinal player i guess) that comes to mind as being drafted by the Red Sox, and i can assure u, if they had drafted him first then we would have definitely heard about how they missed out
I believe I read somewhere that he only went as far as high school graduation because he was drafted by the NJ Devils in the first round right out of hign school. I believe he said in an interview that if he wasn't drafted he would have probably gone to college.
He's the only athlete to be drafted by three major sports (baseball, football and basketball).
Each year between the months of February to April about 300 nfl draft eligible collegiate football players declare to enter that years draft class....But only about 200 of these 300 college players are going to get drafted/picked by an NFL team. Then out of these 200 college players that were drafted only less than 75 % get offered a professional contract by the team that drafted them.
As of 2011, about 38 percent of the Major League Baseball players had played in college. Within the past 10 years, approximately 56 percent of the picks in the first round in the MLB draft are college players. Only about 10 percent of male college baseball players will get drafted.
Through the 29th round, the only player from Michigan State drafted was catcher Eric Roof, selected in the 18th round by the Detroit Tigers.
he was the only player in history to be drafted by an nfl team, nba team, and mlb team....therefore he had the oppurunity to go pro in either football, basketball, or baseball
No because you have to get drafted from college. Actually - you can't because once you get paid, you cannot play for the NCAA - this applies for NCAA colleges only...I assume.
The tallest player in NFL history played in only 8 games. Drafted by the Oakland Raiders in 1967, Richard Sligh was 7'0' tall.
No you can do my player mode on nba 2k10 you need draft combine only if you wanna get drafted after you complete it
Yes, you only need one year of college to be a basketball player. You have to play college basketball before, playing professionally. :)
No. College football only requires a player to be in possession of the ball and have one foot inbounds.
He got drafted in 2007 he only has 5 years of experience
No. The only drawback to not going to college is that is the only place that an NFL draft scout will look to find new recruits.
This is not true. Kobe was drafted by Carolina and Jerry West traded Vlade Devac and other players for Kobe. Kobe was not the number 1 player to be picked in the draft
as the cricket team consists of 11 players there will be no first player there will be only the first team.