Jordan Akins drafted by Texans

Jordan Akins addresses the media.

Former UCF tight end Jordan Akins has been selected in the NFL draft by the Houston Texans with the 98th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Akins was a key member of the Knights’ 2017 season, and helped the team to an undefeated season. He finished the year with 459 receiving yards and four touchdowns.