Chatfield’s possess Dalton Keene is heading to New England.
The previous Colorado prep standout who led the Chargers to the 2016 Class 4A semifinals was picked in the third spherical at No. a hundred and one all round by the Patriots on Friday.
As a junior at Virginia Tech in 2019, the 6-foot-four, 251-pound tight conclusion experienced 21 receptions for 240 yards and five touchdowns. He exhibited more versatility at H-back again, wideout and in the backfield.
Keene and UCLA’s Devin Asiasi, taken at No. ninety one by the Pats, are the greatest-drafted tight finishes by New England given that the franchise took Rob Gronkowski in the second spherical (No. forty two all round) in 2010. Keene’s also the third Chatfield participant to be drafted, signing up for functioning back again LenDale White (second spherical by the Titans in 2006) and quarterback Zac Robinson (seventh spherical by the Patriots in 2010).