Penn State defensive end Shareef Miller will forgo another season in Happy Valley and will pursue his future at the professional level. He made the announcement via Twitter on Wednesday.
“I stand here beyond blessed,” Miller wrote. “After careful consideration with my family and coaches, I have decided to declare for the 2019 NFL Draft.”
Miller makes the decision one day after Penn State wrapped up its season. The Nittany Lions finished 9-4 after a 27-24 loss to Kentucky in the Citrus Bowl.
Penn State DL Shareef Miller enters the draft. pic.twitter.com/hbdibIyc7d
— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) January 2, 2019
Miller finished the 2018 campaign with 15 tackles for loss and 7.5 sacks. He registered 41 total stops this season. He ends his Penn State career with 100 tackles, 31.5 tackles for loss and 14.5 sacks.
Miller finished his career in impressive fashion, totaling eight stops in the Citrus Bowl and one tackle for loss.