A group of Northern Illinois University football players traveled to Aurora to help out former Huskie great Larry English, the No. 18 overall pick of the San Diego Chargers in the 2009 NFL Draft, at his free youth football camp at Marmion Academy Friday
. About 240 kids attended the camp, run through English's San Diego-based LEAD Foundation
, designed for ages 12-18.
In addition to English and the group of current NIU football players, former Huskie wide receiver and member of the Denver Bronco's practice squad, Brit Davis as well as NFL hopefuls Chad Spann and Landon Cox were also there to lend a hand working with the youngsters.