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Mike Elgin Offers NFL Brains, Brawn

Mike Elgin Offers NFL Brains, Brawn

Mike Elgin already has earned a degree in mechanical engineering that would provide him a job that pays handsomely. But the Iowa lineman loves football too much not to give the NFL a shot. HN.com Senior Writer Rob Howe caught up with Elgin recently to find out how preparations have gone for this weekend's draft. Read all about it in this HN.com Premium Draft Preview.

Mike Elgin claims he never got caught up in dreaming about playing professional football like many school-age boys. If you know Mike Elgin, that makes complete sense. "When I came to Iowa, my dream was to get on the field, then start," the offensive lineman said. "Now that my college career is done, I'm turning my dream to playing in the NFL. To have this opportunity is absolutely amazing. I...

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