Tight end Dallas Goedert is a seasoned football player for the National Football League’s Philadelphia Eagles. In addition, he is a tall man at 1.96 m and 116 kg. He competed for the Braves in football, basketball, and soccer at Britton-Hecla High School, which he attended. He registered at South Dakota University after completing high school. He participated in football games for the South Dakota State Jackrabbits as a walk-on from 2013 to 2017.
He caught 198 receptions for 2,988 yards and 21 touchdowns throughout his time in college, including two seasons in which he had at least 1,000 receiving yards. He grabbed a total of 72 passes during his senior year, starting all 14 games and serving as team captain.
He accepted a request to participate in the 2018 Senior Bowl after the end of the 2017 season. He left the game after suffering an injury in practice, though. With the 49th overall choice in the second round of the 2018 NFL Draft, the Philadelphia Eagles picked Goedert. He signed a four-year, $5.62 million contract with the Eagles in May 2018, which included $2.90 in guaranteed money and a $2.17 million signing bonus.
In the 2018 season’s opening game against the Atlanta Falcons, he played his first NFL game. Goedert extended his deal with the Eagles for a further four years in November 2021.
When Was Dallas Goedert Drafted?
Dallas Goedert was selected in the second round of the 2018 NFL Draft by the Philadelphia Eagles.