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WATCH: Tennessee Players Receive Their NFL Draft Calls

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Tennessee quarterback Hendon Hooker receives the call from the Detroit Lions during the third round of the 2023 NFL Draft. Photo via Tennessee Athletics.

The moment that a player receives their call during the NFL Draft is an unforgettable one.

Through the first three rounds of the NFL Draft, five Tennessee players have received their call from an NFL front office with an exciting message ahead.

Offensive lineman Darnell Wright was Tennessee’s first and only first-round player this year with the Chicago Bears taking him at No. 10 overall. While Tennessee didn’t have a selection in the second round, the Vols had a big run of four players within 10 picks during the third round on Friday night in Kansas City.

Hendon Hooker went to the Detroit Lions at No. 68, Jalin Hyatt to the New York Giants at No. 73, Cedric Tillman to the Cleveland Browns at No. 74, and Byron Young to the Los Angeles Rams at No. 77.

Tennessee provided looks into each player receiving the call from the organization on Thursday night.

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Darnell Wright – Chicago Bears

Hendon Hooker –

Jalin Hyatt –

Cedric Tillman –

Byron Young –

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