West Virginia RB Wendell Smallwood declares for NFL draft

Thursday January 7th, 2016

West Virginia RB Wendell Smallwood has declared for the NFL draft, he announced on Twitter. 

Smallwood wrote the following letter to West Virginia fans:

Smallwood finished the season atop the Big 12 conference in rushing with 1,519 yards as a junior. He also recorded nine touchdowns on 238 carries. 

West Virginia finished the season 7–5 before defeating the Arizona State Sun Devils 43–42 in the Cactus Bowl on Jan. 2.

- Christopher Chavez 

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