Two Capital Region Natives Get NFL Camp Invites
In 2018, Buss was tied for UConn's team lead with thirty-two catches and led the Huskies with four hundred eighty-two receiving yards. Buss is not the only former local standout to have a chance at the pros.
Former Bishop McGinn standout Derrek Thomas has signed on with the Seattle Seahawks. After starting his college career at Temple as a wide receiver, Thomas switched to defensive back where he started eleven of thirteen games for Baylor last season. Thomas was also selected as a Big 12 All-Academic second-teamer
Below is the video featured on ABC's 10 coverage of him getting the call from https://www.news10.com/sports/local-sports/bishop-maginn-s-derrek-thomas-is-headed-to-the-nfl_20190429035439/1962775181