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Tavon Wilson's Leadership Important For Bowl

Tavon Wilson (Holly Smith)

True leaders are hard to find. So when you have one or more on a football team, you cherish them. Besides playing their absolute best, they encourage their teammates to do likewise. They see the big picture and continue to fight for the future of the program even when they are graduating. Among the best for the Fighting Illini is senior cornerback Tavon Wilson.

NFL scouts have been watching Illinois cornerback Tavon Wilson, and he has enjoyed his best season in his final year. Hopefully he can continue his game in the pro ranks. But that is in the future. Right now, he has the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl game to play, and he is pleased to have another game with his Illini teammates. "It feels great. We get to spend a couple days in California having... Recommended Stories

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