02 May

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Five Longhorns sign as undrafted NFL free agents

The Texas Longhorns only had one player drafted in 2016, but five more are hoping to join Hassan Ridgeway in the NFL after signing as undrafted free agents (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

The Texas Longhorns only had one player drafted in 2016, but five more are hoping to join Hassan Ridgeway in the NFL after signing as undrafted free agents (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Lansdale

AUSTIN, Texas — Defensive lineman Hassan Ridgeway was the only player from the University of Texas selected over the weekend in the NFL Draft, but he won’t be the only Longhorn trying to earn his way on a professional roster. Five of his Texas teammates have been signed as undrafted free agents:

Defensive end Shiro Davis has signed with the