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  1. Like Whitman, many former Illini are standing by their manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | The News-Gazette

    Illinois head coach Lovie Smith walks off the field at the end of the Illini's 63-33 loss to Maryland on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, in College Park, Md. It's times like these that make 1960s Illini football star Bo Batchelder want to belt out a few bars of his favorite song.

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  2. Illinois Football: Illini might be getting second shot at Jeff ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | Writing Illini

    The Illinois football team has missed out on some big-time recruits over the last few years, but they could be getting a second chance with one of those players. On Wednesday night, Jeff Thomas announced on Twitter that he has left the University of Miami program.

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  3. Jeff Allen will slowly work his way into Kansas City Chiefs offensive lineRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2018 | Arrowhead Addict

    Head coach Andy Reid said Jeff Allen isn't guaranteed a starting spot along the offensive interior despite his experience and others' recent injuries. Despite his experience and injuries to a couple key starters, fans should not expect to see Jeff Allen back in the starting line-up for the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday night.

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  4. UW's next opponent: Illinois scouting reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2018 | Door Reminder

    Lovie Smith and his staff have recruited young talent but the Illini defense has struggled and the offense hasn't been good enough to compensate. UW's next opponent: Illinois scouting report Lovie Smith and his staff have recruited young talent but the Illini defense has struggled and the offense hasn't been good enough to compensate.

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  5. Muddled results still frustrate FleckRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2018 | Calhoun Times

    Minnesota football coach P.J. Fleck says his team was prepared for the field goal fake Iowa executed Saturday, but failed to execute well enough to stop the Hawkeyes.

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  6. Illinois Football: Who replaces Donnie Abraham for the IlliniRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Writing Illini

    In a press release by the University of Illinois Athletics Department, it was announced that assistant coach and cornerbacks coach Donnie Abraham has resigned from the program. Head coach Lovie Smith says that the current coaching staff will absorb the duties that are left by Abraham.

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  7. Browns rookie Christian DiLauro of Green digs in for run at jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    Christian DiLauro woke up one day and found himself lined up against Myles Garrett and Emmanuel Ogbah. He'd love to pinch himself on Sept.

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  8. Paul Chryst sends strong message to Badgers: Ignore the hypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | The Penn

    Wisconsin Badgers head coach Paul Chryst argues a call during the fourth quarter of a game against the Illinois Fighting Illini at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. M.P. KING, STATE JOURNAL Wisconsin Badgers head coach Paul Chryst argues a call during the fourth quarter of a game against the Illinois Fighting Illini at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017.

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  9. Paul Chryst sends strong message to Badgers: Ignore the hypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | Manhattan Mercury

    Wisconsin Badgers head coach Paul Chryst argues a call during the fourth quarter of a game against the Illinois Fighting Illini at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. M.P. KING, STATE JOURNAL Wisconsin Badgers head coach Paul Chryst argues a call during the fourth quarter of a game against the Illinois Fighting Illini at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017.

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  10. Illinois Football: A new name emerges for the Illini QB jobRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2018 | Writing Illini

    Since the Nathan Scheelhaase era, the Illini have struggled to find a solid, healthy, quarterback to put behind center. There were glimpses of greatness with Wes Lunt, but his injury issues mixed in with his arm strength really didn't work out well for the program.

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  11. Wisconsin coach Paul Chryst sends strong message to players following Badgers' 1st full-pad practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Wisconsin Badgers head coach Paul Chryst argues a call during the fourth quarter of a game against the Illinois Fighting Illini at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. M.P. KING, STATE JOURNAL Wisconsin Badgers head coach Paul Chryst argues a call during the fourth quarter of a game against the Illinois Fighting Illini at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017.

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  12. Osborne Philanthropy Part Of National TV FeatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    During August, "Power of Sports" profiles college football teams and notable coaches' efforts off the field to make a difference in their community. The episode highlights University of Nebraska former head coach, Tom Osborne, and his mentoring organization called TeamMates.

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  13. Jarrett, mom leading empowerment, talent eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2018 | Pocono Record

    Former Washington Redskins safety and East Stroudsburg South High School graduate Kyshoen Jarrett believes firmly in giving back to where he came from. It's one of the values Jarrett, 25, of Virginia, learned from his mother, Vinise Capers of North Carolina, an empowerment coach, author and motivational speaker.

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  14. Illinois Football: Illini building a talented defensive secondaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | Writing Illini

    NOVEMBER 11: Illinois freesafety Bennett Williams warms up before a Big Ten Conference football game between the Indiana Hoosiers and the University of Illinois Fighting Illini on November 11, 2017, at Memorial Stadium, Champaign, IL. With the slight variations come the changes to the depth chart.

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  15. Illinois Football: Illini wide receiver depth improving with every classRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2018 | Writing Illini

    Illinois has had legendary pass catchers in that time, though. They had players who excelled on the football field despite the defense knowing that is who the quarterback is going to throw to.

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  16. Illinois Football: Illini land 2019 recruit Marquez BeasonRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2018 | Writing Illini

    The wait is over Illinois football fans. Lovie Smith has officially landed his first recruit for the class of 2019 and it is a big one.

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  17. Rob Weintraub's Big Ten Alumni TrophiesRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2018 | Football Outsiders

    College football: where the bands play, the fans sneak in flasks in their long underwear, and the players prepare for that day when they finally get paid to knock heads with the opposition. The NFL's minor leagues are of course intrinsic to its success, but the second the draft ends we seem to collectively forget about where the pros plied their trade on Saturdays .

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  18. Lovie turns to Arizona for new Illini offensive coordinatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | Anniston Star

    Rod Smith, who most recently was the co-offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at the University of Arizona, looks to be Lovie Smith's choice at Illinois' new offensive coordinator. Multiple sources say Smith will replace Garrick McGee, who Smith fired on Dec. 23. Smith has close ties to Rich Rodriguez, the former head coach at West Virginia, Michigan and Arizona.

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  19. Buccaneers: Illinois Fighting Illini 2018 draft prospects to watchRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2018 | ThePewterPlank

    Next in our draft series of potential Tampa Bay Buccaneers targets, we take a look at the Illinois Fighting Illini. Yeah, yeah.

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  20. Clergy Corner, Jan. 5, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | The News-Gazette

    When the Blakemans learned they were about to become first-time parents, they shared the news with family, a few friends and a special someone who always had a way of making them smile. Monsignor GREG KETCHAM has that effect on people - whether they're in the back pew or about to be pronounced husband and wife, as KATIE and T.J. BLAKEMAN were in 2010 at St. John's Chapel on campus.

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