Shirley Headed to the NFL

April 27, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Despite missing most of the 2007 season at Fresno State while serving various suspensions Jason Shirley will have the opportunity to continue his playing career at the next level. The Cincinnati Bengals made the defensive lineman the 145th overall draft choice, selecting him in the 5th round.

Shirley, who missed the season opener while serving suspension was later kick off the team after violating Fresno State's code of conduct policy.