Northeast Louisiana University, renamed University of Louisiana at Monroe in 1999, played for a long time as the Indians before becoming the Warhawks when their school name changed. It has a proud football tradition and for such a small school has sent some quality players into the NFL. Quarterback is the highest profile position on a team though, so how many of Northeast Louisiana’s have gone on to the NFL?
Here is a look at the former Northeast Louisiana Indians quarterbacks who have been drafted into the NFL
Joe Bruner – 1976 – Chiefs – 13th Round
Bob Lane – 1982 – Buccaneers – 9th Round
Bubby Brister – 1986 – Steelers – 3rd Round
Stan Humphries – 1988 – Redskins – 6th Round