Korey Lindsey drafted by Bengals

Updated: April 30, 2011, 8:07 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

Southern Illinois senior cornerback Korey Lindsey felt like he was frozen in time after discovering he had been drafted No. 207 overall by the Cincinnati Bengals in the seventh round of the NFL draft on Saturday.

"I just broke down," Lindsey said. "I had no words. I couldn't move. I was just stuck. Tears couldn't stop flowing.

"It's an accomplishment that didn't seem possible. Now, I've finally climbed that mountain. I know it's just a starting point. I know I have a long way to go. ...

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