Indianapolis Colts draft Petal grad Javon Patterson

Indianapolis Colts draft Petal grad Javon Patterson

PETAL, MS (WDAM) - A long journey that began in Petal continues in Indianapolis for Javon Patterson.

The Colts drafted Patterson as the 246th overall pick in the seventh round of the 2019 NFL Draft on Saturday.

A four-star recruit coming out of Petal High school in 2015, Patterson started four years at Ole Miss. Lining up at left guard the majority of his time in Oxford, Patterson helped anchor a Rebels offense that ranked No. 9 in the nation.

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