LAS VEGAS — The Cleveland Browns have made historical past for College of Cincinnati soccer by drafting Jerome Ford within the fifth spherical of the NFL Draft.
A working again for the Bearcats, Ford was the 156th decide general within the draft.
A Tampa native, Ford performed two years at Alabama earlier than taking part in his last two years with UC.
With the Bearcats, Ford rushed greater than 500 yards in 2021 and ran for 1,319 yards on 6.1 yards per carry. He caught 21 passes for 220 yards with 1 receiving landing as properly.
Ford’s decide marks a historic second for the College of Cincinnati soccer workforce. Previous to the 2022 draft, UC had 6 picks drafted in 2009 — Ford is now the seventh in 2022.
Aside from Ford, UC gamers drafted embody Coby Bryant, Desmond Ridder, Alec Pierce, Bryan Cook dinner, Myjai Sanders and Ahmad “Sauce” Gardner.