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    ILLINOIS DRAFT TRACKER
    PickRdTeamNamePosHtWt
    261Whitney Mercilus | Draft Video | HighlightsDE6-3261
    301A.J. Jenkins | Draft Video | HighlightsWR6-0192
    442Jeff Allen | Draft Video | HighlightsOT6-4307
    482Tavon Wilson | Draft Video | HighlightsDB6-0205
    Undrafted FAJack CornellOG6-6315
    Undrafted FADerek DimkePK5-11178
    Undrafted FAJason FordRB5-10251

    Related Links: Illini Draft Prospects (NFL.com) | Live Coverage (NFL.com) | NFL Draft Central (CBSSports.com)

    ILLINOIS FIRST ROUND NFL SELECTIONS
    YearPlayer, Team (Selection)Pos
    2012Whitney Mercilus, Houston (26)DE
     A.J. Jenkins, San Francisco (30)WR
    2011Corey Liuget, San Diego (18)DT
    2009Vontae Davis, Miami (25)CB
    2008Rashard Mendenhall, Pittsburgh (23) RB
    1996Kevin Hardy, Jacksonville (2)LB
     Simeon Rice, Arizona (3)LB
    1993Brad Hopkins, Houston (13)OT
    1991Henry Jones, Buffalo (26)DB
    1990Jeff George, Indianapolis (1)QB
    1988Scott Davis, L.A. Raiders (25)DE
    1983Tony Eason, New England (15)QB
    1966Jim Grabowski, Green Bay (9)FB
    1965George Donnelly, San Francisco (13)DB
    1965Dick Butkus, Chicago (3)LB
    1961Joe Rutgens, Washington (3)DT
    1959Rich Kreitling, Cleveland (11)WR
    1954John Bauer, Cleveland (12)G
     Stan Wallace, Chicago (6)DB
    1944Tony Butkovich, L.A. Rams (11)RB
    Complete Illinois NFL Draft History

    2012 NFL DRAFT SCHEDULE
    RoundDateTime
    1Thursday, April 267 p.m. CDT
    2-3Friday, April 276 p.m. CDT
    4-7Saturday, April 2811 a.m. CDT
    Complete Draft Coverage (NFL.com)
    ILLINI IN THE NFL
    PlayerTeamPos
    Jeff AllenKansas CityOT
    Jon AsamoahKansas CityOG
    Alan BallDallasDB
    Travon BellamyWashingtonDB
    Arrelious BennTampa BayWR
    Josh BrentDallasDT
    Nate BusseyNew OrleansLB
    Jeff CumberlandN.Y. JetsTE
    Vontae DavisMiamiCB
    Dave DiehlN.Y. GiantsOT
    Kelvin HaydenChicagoDB
    Michael HoomanawanuiSt. LouisTE
    A.J. JenkinsSan FranciscoWR
    J LemanOaklandLB
    Mikel LeshoureDetroitRB
    Corey LiugetSan DiegoDL
    Brandon LloydNew EnglandWR
    Eddie McGeeOaklandWR
    Rashard MendenhallPittsburghRB
    Whitney MercilusHoustonDE
    Brit MillerSt. LouisFB
    Brandon MooreN.Y. JetsOG
    Tony PashosClevelandOT
    Neil RackersHoustonPK
    Pierre ThomasNew OrleansRB
    Steve WeatherfordN.Y. GiantsP
    Martez WilsonNew OrleansLB
    Tavon WilsonNew EnglandFS
    Complete List

     

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    RECENT ILLINOIS DRAFT HISTORY
    2012: Mercilus and Jenkins Both Drafted in First Round
    2012: Allen, Wilson Selected on Day 2 of NFL Draft
    2011: Liuget Selected by San Diego in First Round of NFL Draft
    2011: Leshoure, Wilson Selected on Day 2 of NFL Draft
    2011: Bussey Picked by Saints on Final Day of NFL Draft
    2010: Benn and Asamoah Selected on Day 1 of Draft
    2010: Hoomanawanui Drafted by St. Louis Rams
    2009: Vontae Davis Drafted by Miami in First Round
    2009: Fulton, Davis Picked on Day 2 of NFL Draft
    2008: Mendenhall Becomes a Steeler
    2007: Ball Drafted by Dallas Cowboys

     

     

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