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Sweat skipping draft

April 20, 2019

Posted: Apr. 20, 2019 8:39 PM
Updated: Apr. 20, 2019 8:39 PM

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nfl draft begins thursday night in nashville. montez sweat, a projected first round draft pick, was scheduled to be at the draft. today, the former bulldog, reversed course and told espn he will instead watch the draft from his home in stone mountain georgia. in a statement, sweat told espn's adam schefeter, 'my devoted grandparents and a host of other family members helped me to get to this point in my life and i wanted to celebrate this special day with my family. there have been reports that sweat is falling down some teams' draft boards because of his pre-existing heart condition that was brought to light at the combine. however, sweat is still a top-10 pick in most mock drafts. sweat never mentioned his heart condition as a reason for opting out of the
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