Cyclone Nation reacts to Lazard going undrafted


Jack MacDonald/Iowa State Daily

Iowa State wide receiver Allen Lazard smiles during an interview after it was announced that Iowa State would play Memphis in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl. Kickoff from Memphis, Tennessee is slated for Saturday, December 30 at 11:30 a.m.

Aaron Marner

Former Iowa State receiver Allen Lazard was thought to be essentially a lock to get selected in this weekend’s NFL Draft. Mock drafts cast a wide net, but he was largely considered to be a fourth or fifth round selection in the seven-round event.

Instead, Lazard, the school’s leader in career receptions, career receiving yards and single-season touchdowns, went undrafted.

Here are some of the reactions to that news.