Bucs DT Gerald McCoy worried about Oklahoma weather
MAY 20, 2013 6:46p ET
The third overall pick in the 2010 NFL Draft is an Oklahoma City native and a two-time team captain at Oklahoma who started 40 games during his college career. Before his stint with the Sooners, he became a standout at Oklahoma City's Southeast High School.
Severe storms have hit the Midwest, including the Oklahoma City area, since Sunday. On Monday afternoon, a strong tornado — estimated to be an EF4 on the Fujita scale of tornado intensity — ripped through Moore, Okla., a southern suburb, and caused widespread damage.
This is real people not a game!! F5!! My goodness. God be with my home please!! twitter.com/Geraldini93/st…— Gerald McCoy (@Geraldini93) May 20, 2013
Please please please pray for my home!! Oklahoma!! Devastating twister ripping things apart. Classified as an F5. Kids stuck in a schools.— Gerald McCoy (@Geraldini93) May 20, 2013
McCoy, who made his first Pro Bowl after last season, has 69 tackles and nine sacks over his first three years in the NFL.
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