LAS VEGAS, Nev. (Ala). — Round three of the 2022 NFL Draft was a big one for the Wiregrass.

Elba’s very own Alex Wright was selected 78th overall by the Cleveland Browns and Enterprise’s Marcus Jones was selected 85th overall by the New England Patriots.

After graduating from Elba High School in 2019 Wright played defensive end for the UAB Blazers.

Jones is a 2017 graduate of Enterprise High School. He played cornerback at Troy before transferring to the University of Houston in 2019.