Baylor Tandem Taken In 1st Round of NFL Draft

The Baylor Bears had 2 players selected in the NFL Draft for the second consecutive year. Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III was selected 2nd overall to the Redskins, while Baylor wide receiver Kendall Wright was chosen by the Titans at 20th overall.

The Baylor Bears had 2 players selected in the NFL Draft for the second consecutive year. Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III was selected 2nd overall to the Redskins, while Baylor wide receiver Kendall Wright was chosen by the Titans at 20th overall.

From 1966 to 2008, Baylor had only 5 first round draft picks. Since 2008, Baylor has had five first-round selections in the last 4 years.

Baylor will have at least two other players drafted in this year's NFL draft in running back Terrance Ganaway and center Philip Blake.

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