By: KDKA-TV News Staff

CLEVELAND, Ohio (KDKA) — The first Pitt Panther is off the board.

With the No. 90 pick in the 2021 NFL Draft on Friday, the Minnesota Vikings selected defensive end Patrick Jones II.

Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi congratulated Jones on Twitter.

“Congrats to a great PITT MAN,” Narduzzi said.