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Jacksonville's Eric Watts Commits To Illini

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The Fighting Illini are looking for tough, hardnosed, aggressive, fast football players to help out on defense and special teams. It appears they have found a quality candidate in Eric Watts. The Jacksonville, Florida athlete is excited to be an Illini.

Eric Watts is a 6'-1", 215 pound safety/athlete out of Wolfson High School in Jacksonville, Florida. He showed his versatility by playing several positions. "I played safety, outside linebacker, middle linebacker and running back. At running back, I was especially good on short yardage situations. I also returned kicks. I had a couple big runbacks, although I didn't score. I'll play anywhere... Recommended Stories

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