DL Jadeveon Clowney goes first overall to Texans
|05.08.14 at 8:15 pm ET|
Defensive lineman Jadeveon Clowney was made the No. 1 overall pick in the draft Thursday night, going to the Texans.
The 6-foot-5, 266-pounder out of South Carolina, who has been the top prospect throughout much of the last year, was a two-time first-team All-SEC performer, and a first-team All-American in 2012 when he finished sixth in Heisman voting and was the SEC Defensive Player of the Year.
The Patriots are set to pick 29th overall.
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