ODU’s Lawry wasn’t drafted, but found an NFL home

Ray Lawry NFL

MIAMI, FL – NOVEMBER 11: Running back Ray Lawry #33 of the Old Dominion Monarchs gestures after scoring a touchdown during the first half of the game against the FIU Panthers at Riccardo Silva Stadium on November 11, 2017 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

NORFOLK (WAVY) – The all-time leading rusher in Old Dominion history didn’t hear his name called during the NFL Draft, but he will still get his shot. 

Ray Lawry signed with the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free-agent, joining Chesapeake’s Andrew Brown (Oscar Smith High School), who was selected with the 158th overall pick. 

Lawry lit up the stat books, rushing for 4,080 career yards and 45 touchdowns as a Monarch. 

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