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Breeland Speaks declares for NFL Draft

(Source: Petre Thomas/Ole Miss Athletics) (Source: Petre Thomas/Ole Miss Athletics)
OXFORD, MS (WMC) -

Ole Miss defensive lineman Breeland Speaks declared for the NFL Draft.

Speaks made the decision to forgo his senior year in Oxford after a big season.

“After discussing it with my family, I have decided to forgo my senior season and enter the 2018 NFL Draft," Speaks said. "There are so many people I want to thank including Chancellor Vitter, Mr. Bjork, Coach Luke, the coaching staff, my teammates and everyone at the university for an awesome four years. Most of all, I thank Rebel Nation for the incredible support they gave me from day one. I was proud to Lock The Vaught every Saturday in my home state, and now I look forward to representing Ole Miss at the next level.”

Speaks was named to the All-SEC second team this year after recording 7 sacks and 67 tackles.

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