The University of California typically doesn’t receive a ton of national attention, but all eyes were on the Golden Bears on Thursday night as they watched one of their own make history. Former quarterback Jared Goff was selected at No. 1 overall in the 2016 NFL Draft by the Los Angeles Rams, and a roomful of college football players subsequently lost their collective mind.
— Christie Smith (@christies_nbc) April 29, 2016
Say what you will about the NCAA, as at times the criticism is warranted. But there’s something to be said for the brotherhood that develops among student athletes, that can’t be diminished.