first_imgMORE 2020 NFL DRAFT:Live grades | Pick tracker | Top 100 big board Joe Burrow might have gone No. 1 in the 2020 NFL Draft, but Henry Ruggs III may be its biggest winner.Ruggs, the first receiver taken off the board (he went No. 12 overall to the Raiders), was wearing a robe in his home as his name was called. It was the power move of the draft thus far. “It was just something different,” he told ABC’s Tom Rinaldi after getting his name called. “I partnered with Old Spice. They’re doing some things to help the community. But I’m here at home, I’m with the fam, and I’m just relaxing. A fast guy like me has get off his feet and shake back sometimes. …”Ruggs wasn’t wearing the robe just for comfort. He was paid to make the fashion choice to promote the fact Old Spice has made a $320,000 donation to United Way in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.It’s not to be comfortable. Raiders pick Henry Ruggs III got paid to wear that bathrobe. He’s wearing an Old Spice robe to call attention to the company’s $320,000 donation to United Way on behalf of rookies from all 32 NFL teams to kickstart their community efforts.— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) April 24, 2020All we’re hearing is that Ruggs was paid to be comfortable when his name was called. That’s a win-win.last_img

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