Where are they now?
Abdul Hodge Position: MLB Year: 2001-2005
After graduating from The University of Iowa with a degree in Communications, the 3x All BigTen selection was the 67th overall pick by the Green Bay Packers in the 2006 NFL draft. In 2011, Abdul retired from the NFL and moved back to Florida with his wife Chabli and their two children Amari (12) and Abdul Jr. (4). Presently, Abdul tackles business meetings and developmental strategies as the President of Professional Interactive Solutions. Professional Interactive Solutions is a unique company that provides software and business services for professional athletes, sports training facilities, and athletic companies.
The Iowa Football Club partnered with the Professional Interactive Solutions team to re-design and develop their website and mobile application. In his spare time, Abdul volunteers as a high school football coach mentoring young men to pursue their athletic and academic endeavors.