ULM star finds new home in Atlanta

ULM fifth-year senior Marcus Green, who amassed a school-record 5,286 career all-purpose yards, has been selected by the Atlanta Falcons in the sixth round (No. 203 overall) of the 2019 National Football League Draft on Saturday, April 27. Green becomes ULM's 42nd all-time NFL Draft selection, including its first since 2016 when cornerback Trey Caldwell was chosen by Cleveland in the fifth round (No. 173 overall).

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In 48 career games, Green had 204 receptions for 2,744 yards and 24 touchdowns. He ranks among ULM's all-time leaders in TD receptions (second), receptions (second) and receiving yards (third). He also is listed among the Sun Belt's career leaders in TD receptions (tied for second), receiving yards (sixth) and receptions (seventh).