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Jerrod Johnson No. 1 pick in UFL draft

Updated: May 3, 2011, 5:05 PM ET
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Boston College linebacker Mark Herzlich wasn't taken in last week's NFL draft but the cancer survivor was selected Monday night in the United Football League draft.

Herzlich was drafted in the 10th round by the Omaha Nighthawks. Texas A&M quarterback Jerrod Johnson was the No. 1 overall pick, going to Jerry Glanville's Hartford Colonials.

Because of the NFL's lockout, undrafted rookies currently can't sign with NFL teams, so Herzlich and other players like him are without a ...

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