1. 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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  2. Offers Increase for Oseland

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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Illinois, Tim Beckman Looking for Signs of Progress This Spring

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- About an hour after Illinois finished its final workout before a 10-day break in its spring practice schedule, athletic director Mike Thomas sat at a large table in his office...

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  10. Loren Tate: Health Key for Offense

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  11. Illinois Worthy of 2nd Public School in B1G?

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  12. Ex-Illini in Court Today on Weapons Charges

    URBANA — Felony weapons charges against Matt Sinclair should be dismissed because they violate his Second Amendment rights, his attorneys plan to argue today in court...

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  13. Illini's Allison No Longer Playing Catch-Up

    CHICAGO -- It's easy to spot Geronimo Allison on the football field, and not just because of the green no-contact jersey he has been sporting this spring at Illinois.....

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  14. Hot Reads from Wednesday's Practice

    1. Tight end limbo. The tight end situation isn't ideal right now for Illinois. Starters Matt LaCosse (ankle) and Jon Davis (elbow) are dealing with injuries......

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  15. Boykin Likes Illini Potential

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  16. Illini Football Looking to Replace Offensive Production Despite Staff Losses

    In offensive coordinator Bill Cubit's first season in Champaign, he took a lifeless Illinois offense and turned the unit around.....

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  17. Illini Pick Up Recruiting Boost with Addition of Juice

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  18. Illini Name Former QB Juice Williams to Staff

    Juice Williams is back with Illinois. The former record-breaking quarterback has been hired to the football staff as a director of alumni and former player relations...

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  19. Illini's Karras Living Up to Family Name

    Illinois offensive lineman Teddy Karras looked at schools like UCLA, Boston College and Ball State during his recruitment process. But one destination's siren song proved too strong...

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  20. Illini Football Competitions Extend off the Field

    During this offseason, the Illinois football team has been updating fans on its YouTube page with highlight videos of winter workouts and spring practices. There are also videos of the team bowling and playing dodgeball...

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  21. Three Quarterbacks Have Realistic Chance to Start

    With spring practice in full swing, the Illinois football team will try to find their offensive identity. The Daily Illini's Sam Sherman has the story.....

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  22. Ralph Coopers Spring Football Log: Moving on from Last Season

    The end of a season — and the beginning of a new one — is always bittersweet. This is the time when familiar faces leave and new faces emerge...

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  23. Matt Daniels: Weeknight All Right for Beckman

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  24. Dre Brown Commits to the University of Illinois

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  25. A Glance at Class of 2015 in-State Talent

    Tim Beckman has said this hundreds of times. The Illinois football coach will likely say it countless more times throughout his tenure at the school.....

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