Oliveira drafted 14th in CFL draft

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GRAND FORKS, N.D. (Valley News Live) -- Former North Dakota running back Brady Oliveira is set to begin his professional football career in Canada.

The Winnipeg native selected in the second round of the Canadian Football League draft by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. He was the first running back selected in the 2019 draft.

He finished his career at UND with 2,822 yards rushing, putting him seventh all-time in program history.