17 Youth1 Alumni Drafted in the 2022 NFL Draft including 13 in the first two rounds! | Youth1

17 Youth1 Alumni Drafted in the 2022 NFL Draft including 13 in the first two rounds!

For the second year in a row a staggering amount of Youth1 Alumni were drafted into the NFL. A whopping seventeen athletes that we first started promoting back when they were middle schoolers in 2013 or 2014 were selected to play in the NFL, including thirteen athletes in the first two rounds alone. 

When these athletes were first put on the map they were all relative unknowns on the national stage. But they put in the work, were proactive and made their dreams come true. Here's a recap of all the Youth1 Alumni drafted. 

The numbers represent their draft position. 


1. Travon Walker, Defensive End, Georgia


5. Kay'von Thibodeaux, Edge Rusher, Oregon


15. Kenyon Green, Guard, Texas !&M



20. Kenny Pickett, Quarterback, PIttsburgh


31. Daxton Hill, Safety, Michigan



37. Jalen Pitre, Safety, Baylor


39. Kyler Gordon, Cornerback, Washington


43. Wan'dale Robinson, Wide Receiver, Kentucky


46. Joshua Paschal, Defensive End, Kentucky


61. Drake Jackson, Defensive End, USC


63. James Cook, Running Back, Georgia


64. Nik Bonitto, Linebacker, Oklahoma


75. Christian Harris, Linebacker, Alabama


87. Cameron Thomas, Tackle, San Diego State



94. Matt Corral, Quarterback, Ole Miss


144. Sam Howell, Quarterback, North Carolina


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