Section 642: Saint Erik - Taken with the fist pick

VIDEO: Lufkin's Erick McCoy proposes to girlfriend following NFL draft pick

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - This story is more about a woman named Bianca. She’s freshly engaged.

Erik McCoy was taken in the NFL Draft by the New Orleans Saints. Bianca Soliz was taken by a proposal that night.

The Lufkin native not only fulfilled his dream of becoming an NFL player, but grabbed another. After the Saints drafted him, he pulled a ring out of his back pocket and proposed.

She was wearing black and gold.

Saints General Manager Mickey Loomis in his war room, Soliz at a party with her boyfriend. Then McCoy drew up the perfect play: Marry me.

This guy is going to protect Drew Brees for a bit, and who knows which next quarterback.

The first pick. Welcome to New Orleans, y’all.

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