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Hyde Selected by Packers in 5th Round
University of Iowa senior defensive back is on his way to the NFL
Micah Hyde joins former Hawkeyes Bryan Bulaga and Mike Daniels with the Green Bay Packers
Micah Hyde joins former Hawkeyes Bryan Bulaga and Mike Daniels with the Green Bay Packers
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April 27, 2013

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- University of Iowa senior defensive back Micah Hyde was selected by the Green Bay Packers in the fifth round of Saturday's NFL Draft. Hyde was the 159th player picked overall.

It is the sixth consecutive season that a Hawkeye defensive back has been chosen in the NFL Draft. Last season Shaun Prater was taken by Cincinnati in the fifth round and Jordan Bernstine went to Washington in the seventh round.

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Hyde was named first-team All-Big Ten and received the Tatum-Woodson Defensive Back of the Year in the Big Ten Conference last season after recording 78 tackles with 14 pass breakups, three fumble recoveries, and an interception. He started the final 38 games of his career.

The native of Fostoria, Ohio, was named the Roy J. Carver Most Valuable Player on defense for the Hawkeyes.

Hyde is the 52nd player coached by Kirk Ferentz at the University of Iowa to be selected in the NFL Draft.

Hyde joins two other former Hawkeyes who are currently playing for the Packers: Bryan Bulaga is an offensive lineman and Mike Daniels is a defensive lineman.

HAWKEYES DRAFTED DURING FERENTZ ERA
2013 NFL Draft
Round 5Micah HydeGreen BayDefensive back
2012 NFL Draft
Round 1Riley ReiffDetroitOffensive line
Round 4Mike DanielsGreen BayDefensive line
Round 5Adam GettisWashingtonOffensive line
Round 5Shaun PraterCincinnatiDefensive back
Round 6Marvin McNuttPhiladelphiaWide receiver
Round 7Jordan BernstineWashingtonDefensive back
2011 NFL Draft
Round 1Adrian ClaybornTampa BayDefensive end
Round 4Christian BallardMinnesotaDefensive line
Round 5Ricky StanziKansas CityQuarterback
Round 5Karl KlugTennesseeDefensive line
Round 5Julian VanderveldePhiladelphiaOffensive line
Round 6Tyler SashNew York GiantsDefensive back
2010 NFL Draft
Round 1Bryan BulagaGreen BayOffensive line
Round 2Pat AngererIndianapolisLinebacker
Round 3Amari SpieveyDetroitDefensive back
Round 3Tony MoeakiKansas CityTight end
Round 4A.J. EddsMiamiLinebacker
Round 7Kyle CallowayBuffaloOffensive line
2009 NFL Draft
Round 3 Shonn Greene New York Jets Running back
Round 3 Bradley Fletcher St. Louis Defensive back
Round 4 Seth Olsen Denver Offensive line
Round 6Brandon Myers OaklandTight end
2008 NFL Draft
Round 3 Charles Godfrey Carolina Defensive back
Round 4Kenny IwebemaArizona Defensive end
Round 6 Mike Humpal Pittsburgh Linebacker
2007 NFL Draft
Round 3 Marshal Yanda Baltimore Offensive line
Round 4 Scott ChandlerSan Diego Tight end
Round 7 Mike Elgin New England Offensive line
2006 NFL Draft
Round 1 Chad Greenway Minnesota Linebacker
Round 3 Abdul Hodge Green Bay Linebacker
2005 NFL Draft
Round 2 Matt Roth Miami Defensive end
Round 2 Jonathan Babineaux Atlanta Defensive line
Round 4 Sean Considine Philadelphia Defensive back
Round 6 Tony Jackson Seattle Tight end
Round 6 Pete McMahon Oakland Offensive line
2004 NFL Draft
Round 1 Robert Gallery Oakland Offensive line
Round 2 Bob Sanders Indianapolis Defensive back
Round 3 Nate Kaeding San Diego Place kicker
Round 7 Jared Clauss Tennessee Defensive line
Round 7 Erik Jensen St. Louis Tight end
2003 NFL Draft
Round 1 Dallas Clark Indianapolis Tight end
Round 2 Eric Steinbach Cincinnati Offensive line
Round 2 Bruce Nelson Carolina Center
Round 5 Derek Pagel New York Jets Defensive back
Round 5 Ben Sobieski Buffalo Offensive line
2002 NFL Draft
Round 2 Ladell Betts Washington Running back
Round 5 Aaron Kampman Green Bay Defensive line
Round 6 Kahlil Hill Atlanta Wide receiver
2001 NFL Draft
Round 6 Kevin Kasper Denver Wide receiver
2000 NFL Draft
Round 5 Austin Wheatley New Orleans Tight end
Round 6 Matt Bowen St. Louis Defensive back

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