With the first round beginning to wind down, the odds of Geno Smith being selected in the first round are dwindling. While Geno waits patiently in the green room at Radio City Music Hall, WVU players past and present have been tweeting their support of him and providing words of encouragement.
— Bruce Irvin (@BIrvin_WVU11) April 26, 2013
Probably the most encouraging tweet of the night has come from a non-West Virginia Mountaineer who has been in his exact predicament:
Hang in there Geno, “good things come to those who wait” -Paul Tagliabue
— Aaron Rodgers (@AaronRodgers12) April 26, 2013
Needless to say, Geno Smith is going to be out to prove so many teams wrong for letting him slide this far in the NFL Draft. As if a quality character guy like Geno Smith needed any further motivation!