New York City, NY - A.J. Klein and Rex Burkhead are some of the most beloved players in their school's history, and yet after two days of the NFL Draft, They both we're unemployed.
Iowa State linebacker A.J. Klein and offensive lineman Carter Bykowski were drafted by the Carolina Panthers and San Francisco 49er's respectively, in Saturday's NFL Draft. Cyclone linebacker Jake Knott has signed a free agent with the Philadelphia Eagles and wide receiver Josh Lenz has signed as a free agent with the Chicago Bears.
Iowa safety Micah Hyde heard his name called in the fifth round as he was selected by the Green Bay Packers.
The Cincinnati Bengals took Rex Burkhead in the sixth round. He'll be joining Andy Dalton and A.J. Green with Bengals offense.