UNM’s Jerrick Reed II drafted

UNM’s Jerrick Reed II was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks April 29.

Video of the Seahawks calling Jerrick, to let him know he’s getting picked.

During the third day of the NFL draft, in the middle of the 6 round, pick number 198, Reed finally got the call he was waiting for as Seahawks General Manager John Schneider welcomed him to the team.

Reed being welcomed by Seattle Seahawks CB Quandre Diggs.

Reed becomes the highest UNM player drafted since Glover Quinn in the 2009 draft.

Reed was surrounded by friends and family back in Olive Branch, Mississippi at a draft party when he became a Seahawk.

Jerrick Reed sending a message to Seahawk fans.

“He’s one of our favorites.” Schneider said about Reed in a post draft press conference. “He was very under the radar.”

Seahawks fan holding up Jerrick Reed’s draft card.

The Seahawks rookie minicamp starts May 12 and continues to the 15.