Long Snapper Tad Keely Too Good To Ignore Premium Story

Tad Keely (Illinois SID)
Tad Keely (Illinois SID)
By Jack Lyman
InsideIllini.com staff
Date: Nov 18, 2009

The most unsung player on a football team is the long snapper. He receives no recognition for his successes but plenty of blame for his misses. And yet his role is vital to his team. Tad Keely is completing his second year starting for the Fighting Illini. He has been practically perfect since getting his first action in the Rose Bowl.

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