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Steve Hull Providing Safety Depth For UI

If it isn't one thing it's another. That's what Fighting Illini Steve Hull must be thinking. First he moves from receiver to safety. Then he suffers recurring ankle sprains that set back his progress. He has the ability to help the Illini defense, if only he can get extended practice time without injury.

Steve Hull came to Illinois to play receiver, and he showed considerable promise there. When the Illini lost two starting safeties just before the beginning of the 2010 season, he was moved to defense. Despite little practice time, Hull saw action in the Missouri game and figured to provide depth the rest of the year. But then he suffered a high ankle sprain that limited his effectiveness the...

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