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Dallas Cowboys select Boise State linebacker Leighton Vander Esch

From 8-man football in high school to a walk-in in Boise State, and now, a first round NFL draft pick. Former Broncos linebacker Leighton Vander Esch on Thursday was ranked 19th in the first round of the Dallas Cowboys. Vander Esch, the defensive player of the Mountain West West in 2017, was among 22 players invited to attend the design …

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NFL Draft 2018: Why Cowboys chose Boise State LB Leighton Vander Esch

On Thursday night, the cowboys selected the linebacker Leighton Vander Esch with the # 19 pick in the NFL Draft. It is not a surprising choice. Vander Esch's talent would have made him fit for any defense in the world so that no landing site could cause a great shock. Why did the cowboys choose Vander Esch? He is versatile …

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