Most football players who dream of making an NFL roster never make it. But there are a large number of quality athletes who are on the bubble of achieving their dreams. They work hard to impress pro scouts, feeling they will excel if given a chance. Illini receiver Chris Duvalt has that dream, and he is still hopeful after working out at Illinois' recent Pro Timing Day.
April 11, 2010
As the Fighting Illini approach their final football game of 2009, it's time for reflection for seniors who will be saying goodbye. Every senior wants to go out with a blaze of glory, and that isn't always possible. But receiver Chris Duvalt is playing his best ball. He caught six balls for 94 yards against Cincinnati, and he's scored touchdowns each of the last two weeks.
December 1, 2009
One more year. One more chance to put all the talent and hard work together into one successful package. That is how senior receiver Chris Duvalt sees his role on the Illini football team. A speedster who can made the circus catch, Duvalt believes his role must also expand to include teaching the youngsters who follow after him.
May 5, 2009
Florida CB Chris Duvalt ended his recruiting process this weekend with the words that Illinois Head Coach Ron Zook wanted to hear. Duvalt committed to the Fighting Illini. Read more in this update from Scout.com's Ryan Jordan on Duvalt's commitment to Illinois.
January 29, 2006
CB Chris Duvalt is one of the top skill players in the south that you may have heard nothing about so far in the recruiting process. The Lake Gibson star is extremely gifted athletically and can make plays all over the field. He recently picked up his third offer and he's getting close to setting up his first pair of official visits. Who does he like the most right now?
August 26, 2005