The 49ers made a trade with the Rams to trade up and select Ohio State RB Trey Sermon in the 2021 NFL Draft.
Here’s the trade breakdown, via Gary Klein:
- No. 88 (Sermon)
- No. 117
- No. 121
Sermon, 22, transferred to Ohio State from Oklahoma in 2020 and set the Buckeyes single-game rushing record with 331 yards.
Sermon is expected to sign a rookie deal worth $4,872,933 that includes a signing bonus worth $903,951.
During his four-year college career, Sermon carried 455 times for 2,946 yards (6.5 YPC) and 25 touchdowns. He also had 48 catches for 486 yards (10.1 YPC) and three touchdowns.