Mathis, Palmer Selected in Sixth Round of NFL Draft

Two Huskers – Ochaun Mathis and Trey Palmer – were selected in the NFL Draft on Saturday.

Both players were taken in the sixth round.  Mathis was chosen by the Los Angeles Rams with the 189th overall selection.  Two picks later, Palmer went to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. 

It marked the fourth straight year Nebraska has had two or more NFL Draft picks, and the 57th time in the past 60 seasons NU has had multiple players selected.