With the end of the NFL Lockout and the ensuing mass signing of undrafted free agents afterwards, to me three signings of FCS players will have long-lasting impacts on the franchises in question.
[B]1. [I]CB T.J. Heath, Jacksonville State[/I] (Jacksonville Jaguars).[/B] The guy who called himself "Mr. All-American" at Jacksonville State may not have had as statistically dominant a senior year as his tools might suggest (6'0, a low speed of 4.40 in the 40 yard dash), but
Injuries this time of year are something that no one wants, especially as players battle for positioning on the depth chart and coaches plot a course of action for next season's recruiting class.
Falling under the radar with the other happenings in the league is the story that the football future of [url=http://www.mcneesesports.com/ViewArticle.dbml?SPSID=93660&SPID=11448&DB_OEM_ID=22000&ATCLID=204932284]McNeese quarterback Zack Fourroux is in question[/url].
Larry Hart was [url=http://www.southland.org/ViewArticle.dbml?SPSID=90019&SPID=10812&temp_site=NO&DB_OEM_ID=18400&ATCLID=204935698]drafted[/url]in the fifth round by the Jacksonville Jaguars on Saturday, becoming the highest Central Arkansas football player to ever be selected.
A two-time Southland Conference Defensive Player of the Year, Hart was the only player in the conference selected and at that point, the fifth player from the Football Championship Subdivision
Just wanted to note the contribution the top tier of NCAA Championship Football has in this year's Super Bowl.
New Orleans Saints
Sean Payton Eastern Illinois Coach
12 Marques Colston Hofstra WR
42 Darren Sharper William & Mary FS
74 Jermon Bushrod Towson T
Rod Harper WR Murray State
Reggie Jones CB Portland State
Marcus Mailei FB Weber State
Northwestern State assistant Shawn Quinn left the school on Jan. 12 to take a position at Georgia Southern. Quinn followed Demons head coach Bradley Dave Peveto from LSU and coached the defensive line last year. According to an article in the [URL="http://www.thetowntalk.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=20101130319"]Alexandria Town Talk[/URL], Quinn has family in Georgia. Georgia Southern hired Jeff Monken this offseason to head a program that has won six Division I football championships.