2022 NFL Draft Recap


Review Ohio State draftees following the 2022 NFL Draft.

First NameLast NameRound SelectedTeam
MasterTeague IIIFree Agent SigningChicago Bears
ChrisOlave1st Round (11th Overall)New Orleans Saints
GarrettWilson1st Round (10th Overall)New York Jets
ChrisBookerRookie Mini-Camp InviteeArizona Cardinals
ThayerMunford7th Round (238th Overall)Las Vegas Raiders
NicholasPetit-Frere3rd Round (69th Overall)Tennessee Titans
TyrekeSmith5th Round (158th Overall)Seattle Seahawks
HaskellGarrettFree Agent SigningTennesse Titans
AntwuanJacksonRookie Mini-Camp InviteeNew York Giants
DemarioMcCallRookie Mini-Camp InviteeChicago Bears
JeremyRuckert3rd Round (101st Overall)New York Jets

Thayer Munford

Offensive Tackle | 238th Overall Pick - Las Vegas Raiders

ELITE PICK ‼️@TMunford75 is headed to the @Raiders 🔥

Round 7, Pick 238#NFLDraft x #DevelopedHere pic.twitter.com/0Fm5CHR6mZ

— Ohio State Football (@OhioStateFB) April 30, 2022

6-3, 320 lbs. | Cincinnati, Ohio

Player Bio

First-team AFCA All-American in 2021 and a four-time all-Big Ten Conference honoree, including first team in 2020 and 2021.

Tyreke Smith

Defensive End | 158th Overall Pick - Seattle Seahawks

.@T_23_baller is heading to the @Seahawks ‼️

Round 5, Pick 158#NFLDraft x #DevelopedHere pic.twitter.com/IwcJrb7qv3

— Ohio State Football (@OhioStateFB) April 30, 2022

6-3, 255 lbs. | Cleveland, Ohio

Player Bio

Learn more about Tyreke Smith.

Garrett Wilson

Wide Receiver | 10th Overall Pick - New York Jets

𝗧𝗛𝗘 𝗕𝗜𝗚 𝗔𝗣𝗣𝗟𝗘.
𝗧𝗛𝗘 𝗕𝗥𝗜𝗚𝗛𝗧 𝗟𝗜𝗚𝗛𝗧𝗦.
𝗧𝗛𝗘 𝗕𝗨𝗖𝗞𝗘𝗬𝗘.@GarrettWilson_V is headed to the @nyjets ✈️

Round 1, Pick 10#NFLDraft x #DevelopedHere pic.twitter.com/5bl5pHULuK

— Ohio State Football (@OhioStateFB) April 29, 2022


Big Apple Bound

Watch Garrett Wilson moments after being selected by the New York Jets at No. 10.



6-0, 192 lbs. | Austin, Texas

Player Bio

A dynamic receiver who emerged as one of the best in the country following a highly successful 2021 campaign at Ohio State.

𝐏𝐫𝐨 𝐃𝐚𝐲: 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐨𝐫'𝐬 𝐂𝐮𝐭 starring @GarrettWilson_V 🍿🎬#GoBucks pic.twitter.com/aDNE8HynxN

— Ohio State Football (@OhioStateFB) April 21, 2022


 

Chris Olave

Wide Receiver | 11th Overall Pick - New Orleans Saints

New Orleans, it’s show time. 🤩@chrisolave_ – newest member of the @Saints

Round 1, Pick 11#NFLDraft x #DevelopedHere pic.twitter.com/c913YhpMQE

— Ohio State Football (@OhioStateFB) April 29, 2022


Another Buckeye In The Bayou

Watch Chris Olave on stage after being selected by the New Orleans Saints at No. 11.



6-1, 189 lbs. | San Ysidro, Calif.

Player Bio

One of the great receivers in school history who set the Ohio State school record with 35 receiving touchdowns.

𝐏𝐫𝐨 𝐃𝐚𝐲: 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐨𝐫'𝐬 𝐂𝐮𝐭 starring @chrisolave_ 🎬🍿🔥#GoBucks pic.twitter.com/Aj6EXmcwjs

— Ohio State Football (@OhioStateFB) April 25, 2022


 

Nicholas Petit-Frere

Offensive Tackle | 69th Overall Pick - Tennessee Titans

let's goooooo @NicholasPetit 🔥#NFLDraft | @Titans pic.twitter.com/T2BPPOFF3s

— Ohio State Football (@OhioStateFB) April 30, 2022

Taking His Talents To Nashville

Watch Nicholas Petit-Frere be drafted by the Tennessee Titans at No. 69 overall.



6-5, 315 | Tampa, Fla.

Player Bio

Two-year starter and was one of the best offensive tackles in the nation by the end of his senior season.

Jeremy Ruckert

Tight End | 101st Overall Pick - New York Jets

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— Ohio State Football (@OhioStateFB) April 30, 2022

Another Buckeye Drafted By The Jets

Watch Jeremy Ruckert be drafted by the New York Jets at No. 101 overall, joining teammate Garrett Wilson.



6-5, 250 lbs. | Lindenhurst, N.Y.

Player Bio

NFF/College Football HOF Scholar-Athlete nominee who earned honorable mention All-Big Ten Conference accolades.

NFL Draft: Ninth Consecutive Draft with at Least Five Selections

The 2022 NFL Draft came to its conclusion early Saturday evening, but not before two more Ohio State Buckeyes were selected, increasing the program’s total to six selections in this draft.

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NFL Draft: Petit-Frere & Ruckert

Petit-Frere went to the Tennessee Titans and Ruckert went to the New York Jets, joining teammate Garrett Wilson.

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NFL Draft: WR Garrett Wilson Selected by NY Jets in 1st Round

The junior wide receiver was selected 10th overall.

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NFL Draft: WR Chris Olave Selected in 1st Round by New Orleans

The senior wide receiver was selected 11th overall as part of back-to-back Buckeye selections.

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