Tag: Anthony Warrum

Lee headlines Illinois FCS players who agree to NFL agent deals

Lee headlines Illinois FCS players who agree to NFL agent deals
The 2017 NFL Draft ended Saturday without any players from Illinois Football Championship Subdivision schools being selected. However, several signed either as undrafted free agents or agreed to attend rookie mini-camps with NFL teams. In fact, only 15 FCS players were drafted, the lowest total since 2012. Twenty were drafted a year ago. Only two... Read more »

College Recruiting Remains an Inexact Science

College Recruiting Remains an Inexact Science
With the Feb. 1 National Signing Day deadline fast approaching, it’s a good time to look back to show just what an inexact science recruiting can be. Sometimes the scouting reports are right on; sometimes they completely miss. Below are what recruiting services had to say about four significant contributors to the Illinois FCS programs.... Read more »

Illinois FCS Players Extending Careers in All-Star Games

Illinois FCS Players Extending Careers in All-Star Games
Seven FCS players from Illinois still have one more college football game to play. And if things go well, perhaps to catch the attention of pro football scouts and coaches. Three of them–Southern Illinois linebacker Chase Allen, Illinois State offensive lineman Cameron Lee and Western Illinois receiver/returner Lance Lenoir–are committed to play in the NFLPA... Read more »
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The Inaugural Prairie State Pigskin Team: Offense

The Inaugural Prairie State Pigskin Team:  Offense
With the calendar turning to December and the football season over for Illinois’ four FCS teams, it’s time to announce the inaugural Prairie State Pigskin Team. Some choices were clear cut and easy; others were far more difficult. Without further ado, here are the selections. OFFENSE Quarterback:  Jake Kolbe, ISU The sophomore from Naperville Central... Read more »

Spelman, Harris Spearhead Eight All-League Picks for ISU

Spelman, Harris Spearhead Eight All-League Picks for ISU
Eight Illinois State Redbirds were honored by the Missouri Valley Football Conference, headlined by first-team selections Mark Spelman and Davontae Harris. Three Redbirds were also selected to the All-MVFC Second Team, as senior wide receiver Anthony Warrum was joined by junior safety Alec Kocour and junior defensive tackle Dalton Keene. Senior linebacker Alejandro Rivera, senior... Read more »