With the 231st pick in the NFL Draft, Alabama State offensive tackle Jylan Ware was picked up by the Oakland Raiders in the seventh round.
The Oakland Raiders already had two picks in the 7th round heading into the day, and a trade with the Arizona Cardinals increased that number to four. The first two are the picks they traded for — 221 and 231 — and then the two picks they had coming into the day — 242 and 244.
Projected to be a late-round pick or undrafted free-agent, Ware was touted as featuring foot quickness and agility to handle edge rushers, according to an NFL.com scouting report. Read more