TUCSON, Arizona — The Tucson Sugar Skulls have signed 2019 Indoor Football League Offensive Player of the Year E.J. Hilliard to a free agent contract.
Hilliard led the IFL with 2,739 passing yards, 75 total touchdowns, and a 175 passer rating in his rookie year with Quad City. He played college football at Florida International.
The Sugar Skulls announced last month that head coach Dixie Wooten had signed a two year contract extension through 2022.
Coach @Dixie_Wooten makes a BIG play on the first day of unrestricted free agency!— Tucson Sugar Skulls (@sugarskullsfb) October 1, 2020
We’ve signed QB EJ Hilliard, the @IndoorFL’s reigning Offensive Player of the Year!⭐️
In 2019, Hilliard led the IFL with 2,739 passing yards, 75 total TDs and a 187 passer rating. #BigPlayEJ🏆 pic.twitter.com/HcF3WvK0bB