Five Missouri players taken in 2017 NFL Draft

2017 NFL Draft

Five former Missouri high school football players heard their named called during the 2017 NFL Draft that was held in Philadelphia.   Georgia led the way with 29, followed by Florida with 27.

2017 NFL Draft – Missouri High School Picks

Draft Position – Team – Player – Position – College – High School

#22 Miami – Charles Harris, OLB – Missouri – Lincoln College Prep Academy (Missouri)

#73 Cincinnati – Jordan Willis, DE – Kansas State – Rockhurst (Missouri)

#139 Kansas City – Jehu Chesson, WR – Michigan – Ladue Horton Watkins (Missouri)

#160 Cleveland – Roderick Johnson, OT – Florida State – Hazelwood Central (Missouri)

#232 Minnesota – Elijah Lee, LB – Kansas State – Blue Springs (Missouri)

Round-by-Round Picks

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Round 7

 

About the Author

Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.