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Junior Prospect - Chris Patterson

Junior Prospect - Chris Patterson

Every year Illinois produces its share of top-shelf talent. This upcoming season, one of the state's most highly touted players is Chris Patterson. Charles Babb spoke to Chris and his coach, Elton Harris.

When asked about Chris Patterson's strengths, Coach Harris fired out adjectives in a staccato fashion, "Smart. Speed. Quickness." Then he elaborated, "He has speed and quickness. He can misread something – he has only played one year at linebacker and that was last year. He will be better this year. Last year he was attacking and was not reading really good. He was attacking and blowing things up... Recommended Stories

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