NFL Draft Starts At 8; Will UConn’s Obi Melifonwu Go In First Round?

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The NFL draft begins tonight in Philadelphia (8 p.m., NFL Network and ESPN) and there is high interest in UConn safety Obi Melifonwu, who met individually with about half the league’s teams in recent months.

Melifonwu, of Grafton, Mass., was known more as a running back in high school and offered…

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