1. Justin DuVernois Named Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week

    On Monday, the Big Ten conference announced their weekly football honors, and Illinois football saw one of their players make the list as senior punter Justin DuVernois was named Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week...

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  2. Coach Speak: Beckman on Hybrid Positions, DuVernois

    Earnest Thomas can now share company with Kevin Hardy. The Illini STAR forced his seventh career fumble against Minnesota, tying him with the 1995 Butkus Award winner for fourth all-time in program history...

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  3. Planning for Success: Illinois

    Illinois coach Tim Beckman believes a two-quarterback system is the path to success. Offensive coordinator Bill Cubit doesn't seem so sure.....

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  4. Illinois Expects to Play Both Backup QBs vs. Minnesota

    You know the saying – if you play two quarterbacks, you're probably grasping at straws in hopes of saving your job...

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  5. Q&A with Illinois Offensive Lineman Simon Cvijanovic

    Illinois is 3-4 (0-2 Big Ten) at the midway point of the season. The Illini offense has been one of the lone bright spots early in the season, but the offensive line has allowed 22 sacks in the team's first seven games...

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  6. Lane Kiffin: Why Should the Illinois Fighting Illini Go After Him?

    The University of Illinois Athletic Director, Mike Thomas, will likely be on a coaching search in the very near future. Illinois has turned out to be a tough sell in recent memory, as Thomas was turned by his top candidates...

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  7. Photo: Illinois Football Unveils New 'Gray Ghost' Alternate Uniform

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  8. Bailey Likely to Get More Playing Time

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  9. Illinois Football: Looking Back at Tim Beckman's Recruiting Classes

    Tim Beckman is in his third season at Illinois, but the Fighting Illini find themselves on a possible landslide for another straight season.....

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  10. Beckman: "I'm Fighting, These Players Are Fighting"

    Even amid uncertainty about his future at Illinois, even amid calls for his dismissal from large chunks of the Illinois fan base and even amid a three-game losing streak to start Big ...

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  11. Illini Figuring out How to Use Bailey, O'Toole

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  12. Report: Illini Asst. Coach Arrested for DUI Sunday

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  13. Accountability Gone, Apathy Present?

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  14. "Who Cares?": Beckman Brushing off Calls for His Job at Illinois

    CHAMPAIGN -- Tim Beckman's weekly press conference -- at times -- felt like a retrospective look on his time at Illinois.....

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  15. End Appears Near for Tim Beckman at Illinois

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  16. Illinois Football Has No Chance Against Badgers

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  17. Vulnerability Sets the Stage for Illinois Football This Week

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  18. For O'Toole, Its Now or Never

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  19. Illinois QB Wes Lunt out Four to Six Weeks with Broken Leg

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  20. Beckmans Exit Is in the Best Interest of Illinois Football

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  21. Illini Need Help at Receiver

    CHAMPAIGN, ILL. • While Illinois continues to search for a spark that could take its offense from good to very good, one thing has proved reliable.....

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  22. Illinois Defense Takes a Beating

    When Nebraska shredded the Illini defense for 458 yards last week, there was a built-in excuse: Nebraska is nationally ranked and has a Heisman Trophy candidate in running back Ameer Abdullah...

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  23. Illinois Football: Optimism About the Future

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  24. Tate: 10 Reasons to Keep Beckman

    The Illini Nation vote rings loud and clear. Barring a magical turnaround in the last six games, the Tim Beckman football regime should be replaced.....

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  25. Dudek Added to Biletnikoff Watch List

    University of Illinois freshman receiver Mike Dudek (Naperville, Illinois/Neuqua Valley HS) was added to the watch list for the 2014 Biletnikoff Award on Tuesday.....

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