Marcus Allen highlighted the Pittsburgh Steelers day 3 selections in the 2018 NFL Draft.
The Steelers selected the former Penn State safety in the fifth round. The Baltimore, Md. native will return to a place all too familiar to him, spending summers in the steel city when he was a kid. Moments after being selected, Allen tweeted, “I’M COMING HOME GRANDMA !!!!!!!!!!!! 412.“
The Steelers also selected running back Jaylen Samuels from North Carolina State in the fifth round and wrapped up their draft by taking defensive tackle Joshua Frazier from Alabama.
Here is the 2018 Steelers Draft Class:
Round 1: Terrell Edmunds – Safety – Virginia Tech
Round 2: James Washington – Wide Receiver – Oklahoma State
Round 3: Mason Rudolph – Quarterback – Oklahoma State
Round 3: Chukwuma Okorafor – Tackle – Western Michigan
Round 5: Marcus Allen – Safety – Penn State
Round 5: Jaylen Samuels – Running Back – North Carolina State
Round 7: Joshua Frazier – Defensive Tackle – Alabama