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Updated: October 17, 2019 @ 3:17 pm
Let's look at famous grads from Eastern Illinois University.
Chicago Bears general manager Ryan Pace is shown in action on the field during his college playing days at Eastern Illinois University from 1996 to 1999.
Sing-actor Burl Ives won an Academy Award for best supporting actor in "The Big Country" in 1958.
Jim Edgar became Illinois secretary of state and governor.
Joan Allen won Tony and Screen Actors Guild awards and has been nominated for the Academy awards.
Sean Payton became head coach of the New Orleans Saints and had positions with the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants.
The actor/director/producer is a two-time Academy Award nominee.
Tony Romo played 14 seasons with the Dallas Cowboys.
Al Bowman is the former President of Illinois State University.
The writer-producer has credits including "The Cape," "Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief" and "Star Wars: The Clone Wars."
Jimmy Liautaud is the founder of the chain Jimmy John's.
Larry Smith is a former CNN anchor.
Matt Hughes is a former UFC welterweight champion.
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