Bucs takes Winston with first overall pick in NFL Draft

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Posted: Apr 30, 2015 8:16 PM

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Quarterback Jameis Winston was selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers with the first pick in Thursday's annual National Football League Draft.

The 21-year-year-old quarterback, who won the Heisman Trophy as the best collegiate football player in 2013 before leading Florida State to a national championship the next month, was the consensus top choice.

(Reporting by Larry Fine in New York; Editing by Frank Pingue)