Looney drafted in 4th round

Wake Forest had a third player drafted in the 4th round of the NFL draft on Saturday as offensive lineman Joe Looney was selected.

Looney was picked by the San Francisco 49ers. The 49ers traded their 4th round pick at #125 and 6th round pick at #196 to move to pick #117 in order to select Looney. He is expected to compete at right guard for the 49ers.

Looney was a 2nd Team All-ACC performer during his senior campaign and Wake Forest's top lineman in 2011.

Demon Deacons Chris Givens and Kyle Wilber were also selected in the 4th round.


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