Newark Native, Weequahic Alumni Ihmir Smith-Marsette is tapped to join the NFL


Ihmir Smith-Marsette, Iowa's wide-receiver is ready to join the NFL. Special thanks to Carolina Panther and West Side graduate Tahir Whitehead for hosting the Official NFL Draft Celebration for Ihmir.

The NFL Draft will air from April 29, 2021 - May 1, 2021.

Ihmir Smith-Marsette was drafted in the 5th round of the NFL Draft by the Minnesota Vikings. Number 157 overall!

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