NFL free agent wide receiver Andrew Hawkins was cut by the Cleveland Browns in February, but he has remained busy. Over the weekend, Hawkins graduated from Columbia University and received his Master's Degree.
For the past two years, Hawkins has been taking classes at the Ivy League school during the offseason to achieve his master's in sports management. Being cut by the Browns was not ideal, but it allowed the 5-foot-7 receiver to complete his last semester as a full-time student and graduate with a 4.0 GPA.
He designed a perfect cap for graduation to go along with his football abilities.
Besides being a full-time student, Hawkins has been interning for the past three months with Uninterrupted.com. To see what a day in the life is like for an Uninterrupted intern, check out the video below.
Plot twist: @NFL wide receiver @Hawk interned at UNINTERRUPTED for 3 months and is graduating from @Columbia today. Congrats, Andrew! pic.twitter.com/SZPLXvXzjI — UNINTERRUPTED (@uninterrupted) May 15, 2017
It's uncertain whether Hawkins, now 31, will play in the NFL again, but according to profootballtalk.com, his ultimate goal is to become an NFL general manager.
Hawkins had 33 catches, 324 yards and three touchdowns for the Browns last season.