May 9, 2014
NEW YORK, N.Y. -- Former University of Michigan football offensive lineman Michael Schofield (Orland Park, Ill./Carl Sandburg) was selected by the Denver Broncos on Friday evening (May 9) during the second day of the 2014 NFL Draft held at Radio City Music Hall. Schofield was drafted by the Broncos in the third round with the 95th overall choice.
Schofield started all 13 games last season for U-M at right tackle and earned All-Big Ten honorable mention from the league's coaches. A four-year letterman, he started 36 career games for the Wolverines, including 26 consecutive at right tackle and 10 at left guard.
Schofield became the second Wolverine selected in the 79th annual draft. On Friday evening, two-time All-America offensive lineman Taylor Lewan (Cave Creek, Ariz./Chaparral) went with the 11th overall pick to the Tennessee Titans.
The NFL Draft continues on Saturday (May 10) with rounds four through seven from New York City.
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