One of the voices you hear on 97.3 ESPN, on the Countdown to Kickoff Shows, Colin Thompson, will hope to hear his name called this week at the upcoming XFL Draft.

After seeing his name appear on the most recent list, Thompson responded from this twitter account that he was excited for the opportunity ahead.

The XFL Draft takes place on Tuesday and Wednesday of this coming week.

Thompson a tight end who played his college football at Florida for the Gators for one season, before transferring home to Temple. He also has been in NFL training camps with the Bears and Giants, along with a stint with the Birmingham Iron in now defunct AAF.

You can hear Thompson's insight on the NFL and college football on a variety of 97.3 ESPN platforms including Countdown to Kickoff shows with Tony Bruno, The Mayes and Eytan Show and The Sports Bash.