News  /  Sports  / 

MIchael Conroy, AP Photo

Where local athletes ended up in the NFL

By Josh Furlong and Sean Walker  |  Posted Apr 29th, 2017 @ 6:50pm


48

 

Show 1 more video

Editor's note: This is list that will be updated as local athletes sign with prospective NFL teams. Check back to see where local athletes will play at the next level.

SALT LAKE CITY — The 2017 NFL Draft has come to a close and nine local football players were drafted to various teams. However, several local athletes also signed a free agency deal following the draft. The following is a where local athletes ended up in the draft or in free agency.

All players invited to mini-camp or signing a free agency deal has been independently confirmed by KSL.com unless otherwise noted.


BYU

Jamaal Williams: Drafted No. 134 overall by the Green Bay Packers.

Harvey Langi: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the New England Patriots.

Algie Brown: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Seattle Seahawks.

Taysom Hill: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Green Bay Packers.

Sae Tautu: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the New Orleans Saints.

Michael Davis: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Los Angeles Chargers.

Kai Nacua: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Cleveland Browns.

Nick Kurtz: Will report to mini-camp with the Oakland Raiders.

Andrew Eide: Will report to mini-camp with the San Francisco 49ers.

Colby Pearson: Will report to mini-camp with the Chicago Bears.


Utah

Garett Bolles: Drafted No. 20 overall by the Denver Broncos.

Marcus Williams: Drafted No. 42 overall by the New Orleans Saints.

Isaac Asiata: Drafted No. 164 overall by the Miami Dolphins.

Joe Williams: Drafted No. 121 overall by the San Francisco 49ers.

Brian Allen: Drafted No. 173 overall by the Pittsburgh Steelers.

J.J. Dielman: Drafted No. 176 overall by the Cincinnati Bengals.

Sam Tevi: Drafted No. 190 overall by the Los Angeles Chargers.

Pita Taumoepenu: Drafted No. 202 overall by the San Francisco 49ers.

Jason Thompson: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the New England Patriots.

Tim Patrick: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Baltimore Ravens.

Hunter Dimick: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Pasoni Tasini: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Arizona Cardinals.

Andy Phillips: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Chicago Bears.

Chase Dominguez: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the New Orleans Saints.

Reggie Porter: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Indianapolis Colts.


Utah State

Devante Mays: Drafted with the No. 238 overall (seventh round) by the Green Bay Packers.

Jake Sominich: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Houston Texans.

Ricky Ali'ifua: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Kansas City Chiefs.

Austin Stephens: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Carolina Panthers.

Wyatt Houston: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Kansas City Chiefs.

Marquan Ellison: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Seattle Seahawks.

Daniel Gray: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Arizona Cardinals.

Anthony Williams: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the New England Patriots.


Weber State

Tre'von Johnson: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Arizona Cardinals.

Calvin Steyn: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Seattle Seahawks.

Cameron Young: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Detroit Lions.


Southern Utah

Josh Thornton: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Detroit Lions, according to The Spectrum.

Raysean Pringle: Will attend rookie mini-camp with the Green Bay Packers, according to the Deseret News.

Steve Wroblewski: Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Arizona Cardinals, according to the Deseret News.


Other locals

Stevie Tu'ikolovatu, Southern California (East High grad): Drafted No. 223 overall by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Tueni Lupeamanu, Idaho (Herriman High grad): Agreed to terms as an undrafted free agent with the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Marcus Kemp, Hawaii (Layton High grad): Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Kansas City Chiefs.

Fish Smithson, Kansas (Highland High grad): Signed as an undrafted free agent with the Washington Redskins.

Dakota Cox, New Mexico (Juan Diego grad): Will report to mini-camp with the Minnesota Vikings, he announced Sunday via Twitter.


Josh Furlong
Sean Walker
0 Pending
48
Comments
Sorry, we are not accepting new comments on this story, but if you have more to contribute please email newstip@ksl.com
    Showing of 48 comments
    Sorry, we are not accepting new comments on this story, but if you have more to contribute please email newstip@ksl.com