JACKSONVILLE — It’s official: The No. 70 overall pick has been signed.
Chad Muma, the No. 70 overall pick of the Jaguars in the 2022 NFL Draft, has signed his rookie contract. The team announced the signing Wednesday afternoon during team activities at TIAA Bank Field in Week 1 of ’22.
Muma (6-foot-3, 242 pounds), a linebacker from the University of Wyoming, had 267 career tackles — 147 solo — collegiately. He was a third-team Associated Press All-America selection last season.
He recorded 19 losses in his career, including eight in the last two seasons. He also had three interceptions last season, two of which he returned for touchdowns. He was a Butkus Award finalist as a senior and All-Mountain West selection in 2020 and 2021.
Previously, the Jaguars had signed five of their seven picks in the 2022 draft: wide receiver Travon Walker (1st round, No. 1 overall, Georgia), linebacker Devin Lloyd (1st round, No. 27 overall, Utah), running back Snoop Conner (5th round , No. 154 overall, Mississippi), cornerback Greg Junior (6th round, No. 197 overall, Ouachita Baptist) and cornerback Montaric Brown (7th round, No. 222, Arkansas).
One Jaguars ’22 pick remains unsigned: offensive lineman Luke Fortner (3rd round, No. 65 overall, Kentucky).
Will the NFL ever add more teams?
Louis started to heat up, but it appears the NFL is considering expanding to 40 teams, which would create two new four-team divisions in the process. To see also : Howie Mandel Praises AGT’s ‘Composed’ Maddie Baez Amid Her ‘Cheerleader’ Dad’s Absence From Live Performances. According to NFL Insider Mike Florio, “Conversations about growing to 40 teams are already happening at the highest level in the league.” Florio writes.
Can a new NFL team be created? Before a new team can be formed (known as an expansion) or before an existing team is allowed to move to a new market (known as a relocation), three-quarters of the owners of the NFL’s 32 clubs are required, meaning 24 or more clubs must approve the decision.
Where will the NFL expand?
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- Austin, Texas. Austin has become something of an afterthought when it comes to major sports leagues. …
- Columbus, Ohio. One of the largest college football cities in the country, Columbus, Ohio could be the home of an NFL franchise. …
- Montreal. …
What take a knee means?
place a knee on the ground to stop the game. See the article : On the sidelines: Watch these Panthers cheerleaders-in-training take the field. b. Also: take a knee. perform a similar action as a protest against racial injustice.
Why do athletes take the knee? Since August 2016, some American athletes have protested police brutality and racism by kneeling on one knee during the playing of the US national anthem.
Why do footballers still take the knee?
The Premier League captains said in a statement: “We have chosen to select key moments throughout the season to take a knee to underline our unity against all forms of racism and in doing so continue to show solidarity for a common cause.