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Illinois Football: Johntay Cook receives offer from the Illini

It is never too early to offer a talented recruit a scholarship, and that applied to the Illinois football team on Wednesday afternoon. Snagging as many playmakers as possible is important. Illinois wants recruits who can fly all over the field and make big plays for the program. Getting those types of players into the [] Illinois Football: Johntay Cook receives offer from the Illini - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Basketball: Illini in contact with graduate transfer Ray Salnave

There are still a lot of transfers out on the market, and the Illinois basketball team continues to throw their hat in the ring. The Illini have tried to land a few of the bigger transfers on the market, but they havent had the best of luck just yet. But they have made the top [] Illinois Basketball: Illini in contact with graduate transfer Ray Salnave - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

The 25 most important games in college football's spread revolution

Mayfield vs. Mahomes. Drew Brees' 83-pass game at Purdue. West Virginia hanging 70 on Clemson. From BYU-SMU in 1980 to LSU-Alabama in 2019, these are the games that changed college football.

Illinois Football: Indiana commit Rodney McGraw receives Illini offer

The Illinois football team dipped their toes into the waters of the committed players on Tuesday afternoon. Obviously, the mindset of the Illini coaching staff is to have the best defensive line in college football. I believe that is where most of the energy is spent. We have some talented defensive linemen on the roster [] Illinois Football: Indiana commit Rodney McGraw receives Illini offer - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Football: Illini come in with offer to 2022 ATH Jalil Tucker

On Monday afternoon, the Illinois football team started pursuing one of the top players for the class of 2022. Versatility is something this Illini coaching staff has looked for in the recruiting market. They get players who can play multiple roles on the team. This enabled the Orange and Blue to win games last season. [] Illinois Football: Illini come in with offer to 2022 ATH Jalil Tucker - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

PODCAST: Oskee Talk Episode 117 - Illini pick up another Miami transfer (Taylor Rooks)

U of I alum Taylor Rooks joins us to talk about her broadcast career.

PODCAST: Oskee Talk Episode 117 - Illini pick up another Miami transfer (Taylor Rooks)

U of I alum Taylor Rooks joins us to talk about her broadcast career.

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

Being able to do the same things, at the same time, on one court is going to be amazing. - @papicurbelo11 on playing with @AceWolf44 "That's going to be fun to watch. -- Brad Underwood on the #illini duohttps://t.co/9zYBin02cs...

Mountain West plans to hold media days virtually

The Mountain West becomes the first conference to move its football media days to a virtual format instead of in person.

Dream Team exec Rod Thorn: No discussions with Michael Jordan about leaving Isiah Thomas off roster

Thorn mentioned James Worthy, Reggie Miller and Dominique Wilkins as other stars who also didn't make the cut

NCAA board supports name, image and likeness compensation, Illinois AD Josh Whitman 'encouraged'

The NCAA is moving forward with a plan to allow college athletes to earn money for endorsements and a host of other activities involving personal appearances and social media content.

Mountain West shifting to virtual format for media days ahead of 2020 college football season

This is the latest example of college football events being adjusted for coronavirus concerns

2020 NFL Rookie of the Year odds released: Joe Burrow leads field, but Tua Tagovailoa isn't second

William Hill just released their odds for the 2020 Rookie of the Year awards

Illinois basketball coach Brad Underwood on the Adam Miller, Andre Curbelo pairing, 'It's going to be fun to watch'

Andre Curbelo will join the Illini as a highly regarded four-star guard and is already envisioning what life will be like while sharing the floor with fellow four-star guard Adam

Illinois Football: Zachary Barlev sees the belief in Illini coach Lovie Smith

Without a great offensive line, the Illinois football team will fail to win games in the future. That is a simple statement that really rings true with any program across the nation. There is a great need to protect the quarterback and open up holes for the running back. The Illini have a great offensive [] Illinois Football: Zachary Barlev sees the belief in Illini coach Lovie Smith - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Football: Zachary Barlev sees the belief in Illini coach Lovie Smith

Without a great offensive line, the Illinois football team will fail to win games in the future. That is a simple statement that really rings true with any program across the nation. There is a great need to protect the quarterback and open up holes for the running back. The Illini have a great offensive [] Illinois Football: Zachary Barlev sees the belief in Illini coach Lovie Smith - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Basketball: Illini targets near top of new ESPN 60 recruiting rankings

The class of 2021 is important for the Illinois basketball team, and there are some top recruits who are eyeing the program. On Wednesday morning, ESPN released their updated ESPN 60 which features the top 60 recruits for the class of 2021. While the lone commitment so far Luke Goode doesnt check in [] Illinois Basketball: Illini targets near top of new ESPN 60 recruiting rankings - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Basketball: Illini targets near top of new ESPN 60 recruiting rankings

The class of 2021 is important for the Illinois basketball team, and there are some top recruits who are eyeing the program. On Wednesday morning, ESPN released their updated ESPN 60 which features the top 60 recruits for the class of 2021. While the lone commitment so far Luke Goode doesnt check in [] Illinois Basketball: Illini targets near top of new ESPN 60 recruiting rankings - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Jameis Winston finalizes deal with Saints, expected to compete with Taysom Hill behind Drew Brees

The Saints signed Winston, who is expected to compete with Taysom Hill for the backup quarterback job

Did the Saints find their next Taysom Hill? Sean Payton previews the plan for Tommy Stevens

The Saints traded back into Day 3 to make sure they could draft Stevens