Published: April 30, 2019

Khari Willis selected by Colts in fourth round

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Michigan State safety Khari Willis was selected by the Indianapolis Colts in the fourth round (No. 109 overall) of the 2019 National Football League Draft on Saturday, April 27.

Willis is the ninth Spartan defensive back selected in the NFL Draft under MSU head coach Mark Dantonio and the second in 2019 (CB Jeremy Ware, seventh round by Raiders in 2010; CB Chris L. Rucker, sixth round by Colts in 2011; S Trenton Robinson, sixth round by Redskins in 2012; CB Darqueze Dennard, first round by Bengals in 2014; CB Trae Waynes, first round by Vikings in 2015; CB/WR Tony Lippett, fifth round by Dolphins in 2015; S Montae Nicholson, fourth round by Redskins in 2017; CB Justin Layne, third round by Steelers in 2019).

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