Ocean’s Pickett is first QB selected in 2022 NFL Draft

Kenny Pickett is staying in Pittsburgh after the Steelers selected him with the 20th overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft. JSZ was at Pickett’s celebration in Loch Arbor and talks with the newest NFL QB


Kenny Pickett could have gone to Las Vegas to be part of the glitz and glamour of the 2022 NFL Draft but instead opted to celebrate his life-changing moment at home with family and friends. Pickett was at Deal Lake Bar and Co. in Loch Arbor. Pitt head coach Pat Narduzzi was on hand along with Ocean Township head coach Don Klein when the Pittsburgh Steelers selected Pickett with the #20 overall pick in the first round:

Jersey Sports Zone talked with Pickett moments after he was drafted as he talked about his New Jersey roots and how important it was for him to be home when his big moment came: