Former Wayland Baptist Pioneers in pro football leagues

Former Wayland Baptist Pioneers in pro football leagues
Former Wayland Baptist Pioneers in pro football leagues (Source: WBU Athletics)

PLAINVIEW, TX (KCBD) - Almost every football player that plays collegiate football, dreams of continuing their career after their college days are done.

For two former Wayland Baptist Pioneers – they are getting that chance.

As Jeremiah Eaton and Billy Hatten are playing football in different professional leagues.

Eaton, a wide receiver that played for WBU from 2016-17, is a member of the Omaha Beef of the Champions Indoor Football league.

Meanwhile, Hatten, a defensive lineman who played a Wayland Baptist from 2015-16’, was recently drafted by Peachtree Heat in Atlanta.

The Peachtree Heat is an expansion team in the Rivals Professional Football league.

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