July 15, 2010

Josh Brent drafted by Dallas Cowboys

By WEEK Sports

July 19, 2010 Updated Jul 19, 2010 at 10:45 AM CDT

Josh Brent became a football star by terrorizing opponents of first Bloomington Central Catholic and then the University of Illinois. But today it was Brent who sat by his phone in terror. Not sure when or if any NFL team would draft him. Brent's nerves were quited when the phone rang just after 1:30 pm. The Dallas Cowboys had selected Brent in the 7th round. The defensive tackle will head to Dallas this weekend to begin his NFL career.

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