Illini's Nate Bussey drafted by Saints

April, 30, 2011
4/30/11
8:52
PM CT
The New Orleans Saints apparently have a thing for Illinois linebackers.

A day after drafting Illini junior Martez Wilson in the third round, the Saints selected Illinois senior Nate Bussey in the seventh round with the 243rd overall pick of the NFL draft on Saturday.

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Scott Powers is a general reporter for ESPNChicago.com. He is an award-winning journalist and has been reporting on preps, colleges and pros for publications throughout the Midwest since 1997.

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