1. Sizing Up Illini Football After Spring Practice

    CHAMPAIGN – When you're a program lacking depth and lacking a recent history of winning, things have to fall right...

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  2. Illinois Fighting Illini Football: The QB Battle

    When a team has a battle to determine their starting quarterback, two things are taking place. On one hand, the athletes involved in the battle will usually rise to the occasion, making each other better in the competition...

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  3. PHOTOS: New Illinois Uniforms Potentially Leaked

    Illinois had already confirmed they would be debuting a new set of Nike-designed uniforms Wednesday, but via The Chicago Homer, it looks like the usual Nike-designed photo set leaked a day early...

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  4. Spring Game Fails to Answer Quarterback Questions

    In the three-man race for the Illinois starting quarterback job, Saturday's Orange and Blue Spring Game may have posed more questions than answers...

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  5. Illini Game at Ohio State Set for Primetime

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - ABC/ESPN announced several primetime games for the 2014 Big Ten football season on Tuesday, including Illinois' game at Ohio State on Nov. 1. The Illini and Buckeyes are slated for an 8 p...

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  6. Blue Dominates Orange in Illinois Football's Spring Game

    In an intrasquad scrimmage with bragging rights and positions for the fall on the line, the Illinois football team saw another blowout at Memorial Stadium on Saturday...

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  7. 5 Things to Know About Illinois Football

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois football is looking for consistency and depth as the squad finishes the spring season...

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  8. Illinois' quarterback derby tough on wideouts

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  9. Illini Secondary Seeking Redemption in 2014

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  10. Rosters Set for Orange and Blue Spring Game

    The draft has been completed and the rosters for the 2014 Orange and Blue Spring Game have been set. The teams were selected by the seniors, who were split up into two groups by the coaching staff, on Tuesday evening in the squad room at Memorial Stadium.

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  11. Beckman Announces 6 Honorary Coaches for Spring Game

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - University of Illinois head coach Tim Beckman announced the seven former Illini who will return to campus this weekend to serve as honorary coaches for the annual Orange and Blue Spring Game, which will be held at 2 p...

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  12. Nike Rebranding to Deliver Consistent Look for All Illinois Athletic Teams

    CHAMPAIGN — Coming soon to Krannert's main stage: Nnanna Egwu and several other University of Illinois athletes...

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  13. CHAMPAIGN, Ill.: Coach: Illini Defense Will Be Better, but No QB

    CHAMPAIGN, ILL. — Illinois football coach Tim Beckman says his defense is much improved as the Illini get ready for Saturday's spring game...

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  14. Three Questions with Alex Golesh

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  15. The Fighting Illini and Their Place in the B1G

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  16. Wisch: By Claiming He Was Misquoted, Illini's Beckman Misfires

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  17. Illini Football Freshman Walk-on Is the 'Man'

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  18. Spring Football Update: March 31

    After a week off for spring break, the Fighting Illini returned to action with an early morning practice on a beautiful spring day at Memorial Stadium. The Illini were in shorts, jerseys (no shoulder pads) and helmets for the two-and-a-half hour session..

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  19. Offers Increase for Oseland

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  20. Powell Back at Practice for Illini

    1 Powell back. Defensive tackle Teko Powell had the jersey Illinois fans wanted him to have back on Monday morning...

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  21. Beckman Irked at SI Article

    CHAMPAIGN — Tim Beckman didn't waste much time once practice ended Monday morning at Memorial Stadium to refute a recent Sports Illustrated story about the Illini...

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  22. Illini Offensive Line Returns Experience, Seeking Production

    While the Illinois offense will need to replace six starters, it won't face much turnover on the offensive line...

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  23. O'Connell Dies at Age 83

    DELRAY BEACH, Fla. — Tommy O'Connell, who helped lead Illinois to a Big Ten football title and a Rose Bowl victory against Stanford in 1952, died March 20 at age 83...

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  24. Illinois Fighting Illini Football: Tim Beckman Puts a Number on Progress

    In a recent article by Chris Johnson on SportsIllustrated.com, Illinois Fighting Illini Football Head Coach Tim Beckman ventured in to territory that could prove problematic for the ...

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  25. Loren Tate: AD Hopes to Double Donor Base

    Mike Thomas was an athlete who loved sports. Moving into administration, he won national awards at Akron and Cincinnati for naming winning coaches and directing programs...

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