PITTSBURGH (WJZ) — Maryland running back Anthony McFarland, Jr., and safety Antoine Brooks, Jr., are heading north.
The Pittsburgh Steelers drafted both Terps during the 2020 NFL Draft on Saturday.
McFarland was picked during the fourth round and was the 124th overall pick in the draft.
— Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) April 25, 2020
Brooks got picked 198th overall during the sixth round.
The Terps tweeted their congratulations to Brooks Saturday evening:
“Career almost cut short due to injury
“Nothing stopped him. Watch the moment
“@TwanDoee’s NFL dreams came true.”
Career almost cut short due to injury
— Maryland Football (@TerpsFootball) April 25, 2020