Dec. 20 (UPI) — Former Michigan Wolverines standout linebacker Devin Bush signed with Rosenhaus Sports activities after saying he’ll skip the Peach Bowl and enter the 2019 NFL Draft.
Agent Drew Rosenhaus posted a photograph with the junior linebacker on social media Thursday, confirming the brand new partnership as Bush prepares for the upcoming draft course of.
Rosenhaus represents plenty of high-profile athletes, together with Pittsburgh Steelers star receiver Antonio Brown, Kansas Metropolis Chiefs wideout Tyreek Hill, New England Patriots tight finish Rob Gronkowski, Buffalo Payments operating again LeSean McCoy, and lots of others.
Bush’s determination to signal with Rosenhaus comes on the heels of being unable to play within the upcoming Peach Bowl towards the Florida Gators on Dec. 29. He was not medically cleared to take part by the Michigan medical workers after sustaining a hip harm towards the Ohio State Buckeyes on Nov. 24.
“Regardless of getting therapy on daily basis, I’ve not been cleared to observe or play within the Peach Bowl as a result of hip harm I suffered within the final sport,” Bush stated in an announcement on Wednesday. “On account of this harm, I’ve thought onerous about my future in soccer. Having been injured I understand how fleeting this sport could be. It has at all times been a dream of mine to comply with in my father’s footsteps and play within the NFL. This harm has made me understand how vital this aim is to me and my household. Due to this fact I’ve determined to forgo my senior season and enter the 2019 NFL Draft.”
Bush completed his closing season at Michigan as a consensus All-American and was honored as Linebacker and Defensive Participant of the Yr within the Large Ten Convention. The 5-foot-11, 233-pound linebacker compiled 80 complete tackles (38 solo), 5 sacks and 6 passes defensed this season.
He rounded out his three-year collegiate profession with 194 complete tackles (82 solo), 10 sacks, one interception and 15 passes defensed.
Bush is taken into account to be probably the greatest linebackers within the upcoming draft and is projected to be a first-round choice.