Tennessee Defensive lineman Robert Ayers is headed to Mile High to play for the Broncos...
Denver making Ayers the 18th overall pick.
The 6'3", 272 pound lineman finished his career with the VOls as a second-team All-Southeastern Conference defensive lineman.
His 31½ career tackles for loss, not including sacks, rank second in school history.
Ayers gives Tennessee a first-round pick for a fourth straight year.