Three ex-Iowa Hawkeyes Ink Free-Agent Deals; Four Drafted


Published: April 26, 2009


... the draft Sunday night.

Former Iowa center Rob Bruggeman from Cedar Rapids Washington Prep signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Former Iowa defensive tackle Matt Kroul, who hails from Mount Vernon, signed with the New York Jets.

Former Iowa receiver and Ankeny native Andy Brodell signed a free-agent deal with Green Bay.

Former Iowa defensive tackle Mitch King, a Burlington native, was unsigned as of Sunday evening but his agent was negotiating a contract.

Here’s the story on the players who were drafted Sunday:

Former Iowa running back Shonn Greene sat unwanted and unloved through the first two rounds of the NFL draft Saturday.

Sunday morning, Greene felt the love in record time.

Greene, 23, was selected by the New York Jets with the first pick in the third round Sunda...

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