Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/16/14
The Indianapolis Colts had an awful 2011 season with a 2-14 record, but on the bright side, the Colts were able to have an excellent draft day. Of course they drafted Andrew Luck the first overall pick, but they were also able to pick up two tight ends and wide receiver, Eugene “T.Y.” Hilton. Hilton was taken in the third round as the 92nd pick. Hilton was a star wide receiver at Florida International University, and I know what you are going to say, “What? Florida International?”, but don’t sell him short just yet. Although he doesn’t hail from a big time football school like Auburn, Oklahoma, Texas, Alabama or Nebraska (just to name a few), he is deemed to be one of the best receivers in college football. Let’s remember, he choose to attend FIU in order to stay close to home. At FIU, Hilton was named Sun Belt Freshman of the year, first-team all conference returner and all- purpose player, as well as a Freshman All-American as a return specialist. As a freshman he racked up 41 rec...
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