Davoin Shower-Handel, is that you? Our favorite (real) names from the NFL Draft

All jokes aside, 5 names stand out

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When NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell calls out selections for the NFL Draft on Thursday, fans might be curious to know more about those players, other than just how they will help their favorite teams.

As has been the case several times in NFL history, fans might do a double-take and say, “Is that really that guy’s name?”

So we went searching for our favorite (actual) names of NFL draft picks since 2008 -- not nicknames -- and came up with this list.*

*(Right -- we do realize our headline is a nod to Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key's insanely popular Comedy Central sketch, which was reportedly inspired by D'Brickashaw Ferguson).

Anyway, check out the video below to find out more about Davoin Shower-Handel and others.

Back to the real list. Here goes ...


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