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Three Southwest Florida graduates expected to be drafted by NFL teams

Posted: 11:46 AM, Apr 26, 2018
Updated: 2018-04-26 15:48:11Z

There are three Southwest Florida prospects who are expected to hear their names called during this week's NFL draft. 

  • Defensive Back J.C. Jackson graduated from Immokalee High School. He began his college career at the University of Florida then went on to the University of Maryland. 

           He is expected to get picked in the 4th of 5th round.

  • Defensive Tackle Deadrin Senat graduated from Immokalee High School and played for the University of South Florida. 

           He is expected to be picked in the 3rd or 4th round. 

  • Quarterback Kurt Benkert graduated from Island Coast High School in Cape Coral, and played for the University of Virginia. 

           He is expected to be picked in the 6th round.

The 2018 NFL Draft will air Thursday & Friday on Fox 4.
 

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