St. Rita Duo Drafted By Lions

By Tim O'Brien, The Beverly Review

A day apart, St. Rita High School graduates Pat O’Connor and Kenny Golladay picked up the phone and heard the words they had both dreamed about for years.

“Are you ready to be a Detroit Lion?”

Bob Quinn, general manager of the Detroit Lions, was on the other end, informing the duo they had been drafted as part of the NFL Draft on April 27-29.