Illinois linebacker Svetina out with broken foot

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) Illinois linebacker Mike Svetina is out eight to 10 weeks with a broken left foot. Sports information director Kent Brown on Friday confirmed Svetina's injury. Svetina broke his foot Tuesday during practice. The junior started 11 games in 2013 and was fifth on the team in tackles with 57. He entered preseason practice as a likely backup but one who could see...
Via Associated Press
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Fighting Illini LB Mike Svetina Suffers Major Injury

The defense is clearly the weak point of the Fighting Illini football team, and now it’s grown a little weaker. On Tuesday night, linebacker Mike Svetina broke his foot and it will likely leave him out for 8-10 weeks. #illini Tim Beckman: LB Mike Svetina had surgery yesterday on a broken foot, out 8-10 weeks. That means back for Big Ten play, if at all. — Jeremy Werner (@WernerESPNCU...
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August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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