Elk Rapids Alum Adam Trautman Signs First NFL Contract

Trautman SignsElk Rapids High School alum and University of Dayton graduate Adam Trautman officially signed his first NFL contract with the New Orleans Saints on Monday.

A tight end, Trautman was drafted by the Saints with the 105th overall pick in the third round of the 2020 NFL Draft back in April.

Recruited by Dayton as a quarterback, Trautman transitioned to tight end and went on to earn all-Pioneer Football League honors in his sophomore, junior and senior campaigns. As a senior Trautman was named the PFL Offensive Player of the Year and played in the 2020 Reese’s Senior Bowl.

Trautman concluded a record-setting Dayton career with 171 receptions for 2,295 yards and 31 touchdowns.

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