Three Bruins Sign Free Agent Contracts

April 27, 2003

Three members of the 2002 UCLA football team signed free agent contracts with National Football League teams on Sunday following the conclusion of the NFL Draft.

On Saturday afternoon, both tight end Mike Seidman and cornerback Ricky Manning, Jr. were selected in the third round by the Carolina Panthers.

On Sunday, offensive tackle Mike Saffer signed with the Atlanta Falcons and both punter/place kicker Nate Fikse and linebacker Marcus Reese signed with the San Francisco 49ers.

Other players are expected to conclude deals in the next few days.


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Nov 14
vs. Washington State
Pasadena, CA
L, 27 - 31
Saturday, Nov 21
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
W, 17 - 9
Saturday, Nov 28
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
L, 21 - 40
Saturday, Dec 26
vs. Nebraska
Santa Clara, CA
L, 29 - 37
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS