Before Shawn Oakman even had an opportunity at making it to the NFL, he had been changed into a meme. Oakman, who stands at 6’9″ was a stud defensive finish for Baylor University in 2014 and had many believing he could be a future first-round choose within the execs. The meme standing got here after a picture of Oakman standing together with his distinctive helmet and jersey lifted over his abs made its strategy to the web. Since inheriting his standing as an unbelievable defensive participant, Oakman’s fortunes started to lower as he struggled within the 2015 season. Before Oakman was set to be drafted in 2016, he was accused of sexual assault and was left undrafted.
Oakman’s sexual assault case lastly went to trial just lately and the younger soccer star was acquitted on all expenses. Now that Oakman has a clear slate and a clear title, he’s trying to play the game he loves once more and even make a go on the NFL.
“I feel God will set the appropriate path for me however I don’t really feel like I’ve to beg for something, it’s not a begging matter. I don’t need anyone handy me something. I wish to earn it and all the things I get. I wish to play soccer on the highest stage and simply actually lastly get my likelihood,” Oakman informed KWTX.
In 2014, Oakman was named as an All-Big 12 defensive finish and completed the season with 11 sacks.