April 25, 2011
Former WKU standouts Bobby Rainey and Derrius Brooks anxiously await the upcoming NFL Draft as both have a chance to get taken in the late rounds on Saturday.
Rainey is Western's all-time rushing leader and led the nation in carries this season. Brooks switched from wide receiver to defensive back his junior year and excelled. He recorded four interceptions and ten pass breakups his senior season.
Below are comments from Rainey and Brooks as they prepare for the draft, which begins Thursday night with the first round.