I'm frustrated...the Illini are in training camp and I can't be there to watch and to make informed observations so I decided to take a little different path and write about something that has always bothered me about Illini football. Keeping the players at home, or the lack, thereof. Every Illini fan is used to … Continue reading Keeping the home grown players, and what it can mean to an Illini football rebuild.
As Lovie Smith leads the Fighting Illini into his third training camp as head coach, his off-season moves show where he sees the program:Any discussion of the 2018 Illini football fortunes must start with the elephant in the room: How does Lovie Smith address the quarterback situation? Last year's Quarterback situation included a running quarterback … Continue reading Things to watch at Illini Training Camp