Hudson Valley Home Stand
Brandon Hepburn drafted by Lions; Trent Steelman, Gilbert Pena and Mike Rios to sign free agent deals
Four Hudson Valley football standouts learned Saturday that they will get their chance in the NFL.
The Detroit Lions used a seventh-round draft pick-- 245th overall -- on Brandon Hepburn, an inside linebacker who played at North Rockland High School and Florida A&M.
After the draft concluded, former Army quarterback Trent Steelman, who projects as a slot receiver in the NFL, agreed...Read more »
Sure, NFL scouts might have some concerns about drafting Brandon Hepburn this week. His intelligence and character are not among them.
The North Rockland High School alum might very well cure cancer after all.
Hepburn, 23, an inside linebacker who played at Florida A&M, already has graduated with a degree in biochemistry, is a member of the National Honor Society and even discovered...Read more »