Final week the 2021 NFL Draft occurred and a complete of 259 gamers from schools across the nation had been chosen to dwell out their NFL desires. Nevertheless, there was one issue that was seen among the many gamers that had been chosen throughout the draft.
On Sunday soccer legend, Deion Sanders, who can also be the coach at Jackson State College, reposted a tweet from The Undefeated that famous, of the gamers chosen throughout the draft, not one of the gamers got here from HBCUs.
Accompanied with the reposted tweet, Deion stated, “And we’ve the Audacity to Hate on each other whereas our children are being NEGLECTED & REJECTED. I witnessed a mess of youngsters that we performed towards that had been greater than certified to be drafted. My prayers are that This gained’t EVER occur once more. Get yo knife out my again and combat with me not towards me!”
As beforehand reported, final September it was introduced that Deion could be the top coach of Jackson State’s soccer program.
On the time of the announcement, he stated, “I’m actually blessed to be the twenty first Head soccer coach of Jackson State College. t’s my need to proceed this storied custom and historical past of JSU and prayerfully deliver extra nationwide recognition to the athletes, the college, the Sonic Growth of the South, and HBCUs normally.”
Shortly after, Deion’s son Shedeur Sanders modified his thoughts about attending one other school and joined him at Jackson State College.
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