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Karras Brings Toughness To Illini O-Line

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The Fighting Illini football team continues to add offensive linemen as Indianapolis Cathedral's Ted Karras committed recently. Karras comes from a football family and is continuing their tradition of outstanding football players. He makes the fourth offensive lineman to decide on the Illini this recruiting season.

Ted Karras has a familiar last name. "I'm the seventh member of my family to play in the Big 10. And this will be our fifth Big 10 school." His father played in the NFL, and so did two great uncles. "My dad played one year in the pros, but the generation before him played a little bit more, Alex Karras and those guys." Great uncle Alex was not only a star defensive tackle... Recommended Stories

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