Found June 13, 2012 on Throw The Flag:
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Michael Buchanan, an Illinois Illini linebacker, was involved in a fight this weekend that broke his jaw. The altercation happened sometime Saturday night around Champaign, Illinois. Buchanan’s jaw is actually wired shut because of the incident from which no details have emerged. Kent Brown, the Illinois SID, made a statement on Wednesday that the university is still trying to determine exactly what happened. Buchanan was fourth in the Big Ten in sacks in 2011 and was expected to be an integral part of the defense this season. The senior checks in at 240 lbs and stands 6 feet 6 inches. Whoever gave this guy a broken jaw must also big a pretty big guy or there had to have been multiple assailants. Head Coach Tim Brown expects Buchanan will be ready for fall practice so breathe easy Illini fans. HT Fox Sports
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