Class of 1999
Was a defensive standout who started every game for three seasons, compiling 367 career tackles. Began his career as a linebacker, but was quickly moved to safety. Was a three-time All-Missouri Valley Conference performer. Earned second-team All-America mention in 1978 after posting 92 tackles as a junior. Was named MVC Newcomer of the Year after registering 90 tackles his freshman season. Had a career-high 120 tackles his sophomore season, including five tackles for -16 yards. Named head coach of Chicago Bears prior to 2004 season.