1. Illinois a Dark Horse In The Suddenly Loaded Big Ten

    Coming off a 16-19 season in 2008, no one really knew what to expect this season from Bruce Weber's young Illini team...

    Benji Maurer Written by Benji Maurer about over 5 years ago 651 reads 0 comments

  2. Would the Real Fighting Illini Please Step Forward?

    After a hard-fought, yet disappointing 20-17 win over Louisiana-Lafayette, the verdict is still out on this year's Fighting Illini football team...

    Benji Maurer Written by Benji Maurer about almost 6 years ago 272 reads 0 comments

  3. Kyle Orton's Time Is Now

    I don't know about the rest of Bear Nation, but there is not a single person on the Chicago Bears football team that I'm rooting for more than Kyle Orton. No, I'm not one of those crazy Bear fans that are putting Kyle Orton into the NFL MVP mix...

    Benji Maurer Written by Benji Maurer about almost 6 years ago 355 reads 5 comments

  4. Bank On It, Cubs Will Take NL Central, Maybe More

    What a week for this team. The Chicago Cubs were an unimpressive 22-30 on the road entering Milwaukee for this four game series with the talented Brewers...

    Benji Maurer Written by Benji Maurer about almost 6 years ago 292 reads 2 comments