U-K defensive tackle Myron Pryor was selected in the 6th round of the NFL draft by the New England Patriots. Pryor was the 34th pick of the round and overall the 207th selection.
In his last season as a Wildcat Pryor was named All-America (honorable mention) by College FootballNews.com and ALL-SEC (first team) by that service. Pryor was named All-Sec (second team) by several news services and the SEC Coaches.
Last season Pryor was credited with 11 tackles for a loss and 4.5 sacks.