The Oakland Raiders have selected Mountaineers safety Karl Joseph in the 2016 NFL Draft. KJ becomes the first Mountaineer player selected in the 2016 NFL Draft. Despite suffering a season ending knee injury after the Oklahoma game, Karl remained one of the top safeties in the draft.
With the 14th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, we've selected...— OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) April 29, 2016
Karl Joseph, DB from West Virginia!https://t.co/VB5t890vxD
Karl joins another Mountaineer great Bruce Irvin in the Silver and Black. Bruce seems pleased with the selection as well.
Let's gooooo! https://t.co/AGFyihcHgL— Bruce Irvin (@BIrvin_WVU11) April 29, 2016
Head on over to Silver and Black Pride to check out more on Karl's new team.