The Dallas Cowboys shocked every one watching on Friday night in the third round of the 2021 draft as they selected cornerback Nahshon Wright. While the name might ring a bell to a few, it most likely is not because of his play while at Oregon State. A west-coast bias certainly can come into play in situations like this, but most of the scouting community felt he was a player who would have been available in the later rounds.
Dallas obviously didn’t think so and nabbed him with the No. 99 overall selection. Here are 5 things to take note of about this polarizing pick, from his amazing physical profile to how he arrived to this point including his journey to Oregon State from the JUCO scene of California.