NFL Draft Day 2005
2005 list of Illinois High School NFL Draftees;
Iowa, 2nd round, 14th pick (46th overall)
Defensive lineman drafted by the Miami Dolphins. A fierce competitor on & off the field. Roth was said to have once challenged and cleared an entire bar in a fight while at Iowa. Named the Chicago Tribune's Athlete of the Year as a senior.
Hayden, Kelvin / Chicago (Hubbard)
University of Illinois, 2nd round, 28th pick (60th overall)
Defensive back drafted by the Colts. Before going to Illinois, Kelvin seen quite a bit of playing time at Joliet Junior College, where he was part of the team that won a national championship. Originally a wide receiver, Kelvin was switched to DB in 2004 as a way to help out a struggling Illinois defense.
Considine, Sean /Byron
University of Iowa, 4th round, 1st pick (102nd overall)
Drafted first in the 4th round by Philadelphia. The 6 foot, 206 lbs free safety was the team captain at Iowa after starting as a walk on. Was a running back & linebacker at Byron, where he holds the school record for career rushing, 4,010 & touchdowns.
Grisby, James "Boomer" /Canton
Illinois State, 5th round, 2nd pick (138th overall)
Linebacker drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs.
Collins, Jerome /Wheaton (W.
Notre Dame, 5th round, 8th pick (144th overall)
Tight end drafted by the St. Louis Rams.
Hagler, Tyjuan / Kankakee (McNamara)
Cincinnati, 5th round, 37th pick (173rd overall)
Defensiveback drafted by the Colts.
Jefferson, Jason /Chicago
Wisconsin, 6th round, 19th pick (193rd overall)
Defensive lineman drafted by the New Orleans Saints.
Possible undrafted free agents