GAITHERSBURG — Dorian O’Daniel celebrated his newly-minted status as an NFL player with friends and family members Saturday at Old Town Pour House.
Folks came from Delaware, Ohio, South Carolina and his home state of Pennsylvania to celebrate O’Daniel’s draft selection.
“It’s awesome just to see the turnout and how many people truly support me from the beginning and people that have supported me from the beginning,” said O’Daniel, a Pittsburgh-area native who moved to Montgomery County when he was in middle school.
On Friday night, the Good Counsel product was selected by the Kansas City Chiefs in the third round of the NFL Draft. He was the 100th pick of the draft and the final pick of the night. He went to bed knowing where he would be playing his rookie season.