1. Purdue Boilermakers vs. Illinois Fighting Illini Live Blog: In-Game Analysis

    It was the battle for the "Cannon Trophy," as the Purdue Boilermakers visited the Illinois Fighting Illini Saturday afternoon. Both teams were looking to notch their first Big Ten victory of the season after starting conference play with a loss...

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  2. History Will Be the Backdrop for Illinois vs. Purdue

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  3. Thomas Continues to Work at the STAR Position

    Senior Earnest Thomas III knows the Illinois football defense. Not just the ins and outs of his position, but more importantly, the mechanics of the entire defense.....

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  4. Lunt Good to Go Against Purdue

    CHAMPAIGN — Wes Lunt didn't feel quite right when he stood up after a second-half hit against Texas State.....

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  5. Illinois Football: Is Tim Beckman in over His Head?

    The Illinois Fighting Illini football program has a rich tradition of putting players into the NFL and turning out solid seasons. This has changed over the last few years though.....

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  6. Coach Speak: Beckman on Struggling Run 'D'

    Tim Beckman weighed in Monday ahead of Saturday morning's Orange Out at Memorial Stadium against Purdue. Here are three items that caught the ear of beat writer Matt Daniels.....

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  7. Game Time at Wisconsin Set

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  8. Wes Lunt Injury: Updates on Illinois QB's Status and Return

    As the Illinois Fighting Illini prepare to take on the No. 21 Nebraska Cornhuskers on Saturday night, they'll have to factor in the absence of starting quarterback Wes Lunt . According to Sean Callahan of HuskerOnline ...

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  9. Josh Ferguson: Running in the Right Direction

    It was a rare moment of unrestricted joy. One of those moments of life that sticks in memory as a truly “good time.” In fact, it was the first moment of the game against Texas State for Josh Ferguson...

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  10. Illinois Football: Previewing Nebraska's Defense

    As Big Ten play is upon us, Illinois football looks to improve on their 3-1 record as they take on the 19th ranked Nebraska Cornhuskers under the lights on Saturday.....

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  11. Justice Williams Commits to Illinois

    Frisco (Texas) Lakeland linebacker Justice Williams committed to Illinois, Tuesday, after enjoying his official visit this past weekend...

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  12. Illinois Football Picks Up Commit Tonight in LB Justice Williams

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  13. Illinois Inconsistent Heading into Big Ten Play

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  14. Illinois Football: Could Mike Dudek Be Freshman of the Year?

    You know that feeling when you buy a two dollar lottery ticket and win twenty dollars? How about that excitement when you are doing laundry and check your pockets and pull out that dollar you forgot about...

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  15. Thomas Fully Eligible for Nebraska Game

    Just got word from B1G that #Illini Earnest Thomas III WILL be able to play full game at Neb. He was disq. from TXST game for targeting...

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  16. Thomas III Ejected for Targeting vs. Texas St.

    #Illini's Earnest Thomas III ejected from the game after being tagged for "targeting" penalty. Just an awful, awful call. Bad to worse. .....

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  17. WR Allison out vs. Texas State

    #Illini WR Geronimo Allison will not play against Texas State on Saturday. He hurt his knee at Washington but injury report doesn't specify. .....

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  18. Big Ten Week 4 Predictions

    Week 4 features a new voice in the predictions mix as our new Big Ten reporter Dan Murphy jumps into the fray...

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  19. Illinois Football: Previewing Texas State's Defense

    After a rough showing against the Washington Huskies, the Illinois football looks to rebound and advance to 3-1 on the season as the Texas State Bobcats come to Champaign for what should be an entertaining afternoon match-up...

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  20. Cubit Cares: Illini Players Find Father Away from Home

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  21. Illinois Problems Becoming Noticeable

    Illinois Football took their act out west under the guise of a “business trip”, but unfortunately for Illini fans they failed to take care of business...

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  22. Illinois Football: Three Things Learned Against Washington

    Illinois Football took their act out west under the guise of a “business trip”, but unfortunately for Illini fans they failed to take care of business...

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  23. Coach Speak: Beckman on Injuries, 'Grading Out'

    Tim Beckman weighed in Monday ahead of Saturday's kickoff against Texas State. Here are three items that caught the ear of beat writer Matt Daniels.....

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  24. Illinois Leaning on Safeties for Improved Defense

    Illinois safety Taylor Barton says he's worked on the moment in practice. His receiver leaves him in the middle of the field and Barton lets him go, standing alone and trying to read the eyes of the quarterback, looking for a chance to make a play...

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  25. Illinois Football Still Has Work to Do

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