David Montgomery declares for the 2019 NFL Draft

Best of luck, 32!

Now former Iowa State running back David Montgomery made things official on Monday morning when he tweeted his intentions to enter the 2019 NFL Draft.

Montgomery, who ran for 1,216 yards and 13 touchdowns as a junior, is projected to be one of the first three running backs taken in April’s draft.

Montgomery ends his career at Iowa State with 2,926 rushing yards and 26 touchdowns.

He posted the following message to Cyclone fans on his social media platforms.

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Chris was hired as Cyclone Fanatic’s publisher in the fall of 2009. He is Iowa State football's postgame show host on the Cyclone Radio Network and can be heard daily from 4-7 on Des Moines' top-rated sports station, 1460 KXnO. Williams, a 2007 graduate of Iowa State’s Greenlee School of Journalism, is the former publisher of the old ( He has also written for the Des Moines Register, the Ames Tribune, and is the former sports director at KMA Radio. When Williams isn’t working, you can usually find him doing something outdoors with his wife Ashley, daughter Camryn, and Golden Retriever Dierks. He enjoys golfing, boating, country music, the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Braves and is passionate about any and all motor sports so finding Williams at a local dirt track is very common.