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2016 NFL Draft: KJ Dillon Drafted By Houston In The 5th Round

Former Mountaineer safety KJ Dillon heard his name called on Saturday in the 2016 NFL Draft. KJ was selected in the 5th round with the 159th overall pick by the Houston Texans.

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The Houston Texans have selected Mountaineers safety KJ Dillon in the 2016 NFL Draft. KJ becomes the 5th Mountaineer player selected in the 2016 NFL Draft. Dillon's stock rose throughout the 2015 season. Even after the season ended, he continued to show his versatility at different events including the North-South Senior Bowl and NFL Combine.

Head on over to Battle Red Blog to check out more on KJ's new team.