April 29, 2009

McAfee will be a 'dome boy' in Indy

MORGANTOWN--Sunday's stanza of the NFL Draft consisted of 192 picks in 10 hours. The wait to hear one's name--as can be imagined--is strenuous. Not for specialist Pat McAfee. The 'Eer alum spent Sunday in hometown Plum, Pa., golfing and relaxing on his favorite La-Z-Boy. His spirits only heightened when he got a phone call while Philadelphia was selecting at pick No. 222.

"It was one of those weird area codes calling," said McAfee. "I hadn't met with the Eagles so I was confused. But I answered the phone and the situation was explained to me."

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