The University Of Illinois celebrated its second player selected in the NFL draft when offensive lineman Xavier Fulton was picked by the Tampa Bay Bucaneers. Fulton was selected in the 5th round with the 155th pick. He joins a growing list of Illini entering the NFL under head coach Ron Zook.
April 26, 2009
While viewing the North Team practice on a cold, windy Tuesday morning, Scout.com Senior NFL Analyst Ed Thompson and Draft Analyst Chris Steuber dug out more of the inside scoop on the Under Armour Senior Bowl players and the NFL teams that are showing interest in them.
January 20, 2009
In announcing their Spring Practice schedule for the season, the University of Illinois also announced that four players have been suspended for portions of spring drills, while one player has been dismissed from the team. Starting quarterback Tim Brasic and defensive lineman Xavier Fulton were two of the four players suspended, while senior Wide Receiver Lonnie Hurst was dismissed from the team.
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