LAS VEGAS — The Indianapolis Colts have chosen DT Curtis Brooks within the sixth spherical of the 2022 NFL Draft.
The previous Bearcat was the general 216th choose within the draft.
Brooks, who hails from Danville, Virginia, earned first-team all-conference honors within the 2021 season.
Through the 2021 season, the defensive deal with had 56 tackles — 12.5 for loss — and 7 sacks.
General throughout his five-year profession, Brooks had 162 tackles — with 23 for loss — and 12 sacks over 60 video games.
Brooks marks the ninth participant from UC who was drafted within the 2022 NFL Draft — a historic record-breaking quantity of selects. Previous to 2022, probably the most picks the Bearcats had in a single draft was 6 in 2009.
The opposite former Bearcats chosen have been Jerome Ford, Darrian Beavers, Coby Bryant, Desmond Ridder, Alec Pierce, Bryan Cook dinner, Myjai Sanders and Ahmad “Sauce” Gardner.
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