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‘I was ecstatic’: Illinois welcomes new LB, WR coaches

Welcome to Champaign, Archie McDaniel and Justin Stepp!

Nick Allegretti played with a torn UCL in the Super Bowl

Patrick Mahomes: He’s a "beast."

Former Illinois star Nick Allegretti wins third Super Bowl

Another title for the Illini great.

Tommy DeVito’s rookie season ends with a Super Bowl ad

At least it’s a partnership that makes sense.

Illinois Fighting Illini Football Recruiting

Bret Bielema and Illinois Football are in flux

How will the Illini be different after the offseason tumult?

Illinois adds wide receivers coach with SEC experience

Justin Stepp has had stops at Arkansas and USC.

Six Illini accept invites to NFL Combine

Illinois has a chance to be well-represented once again this April.

Illinois OLB coach Charlie Bullen returning to NFL

Bielema is now down three assistant coaches.

Ty Rodgers is the type of player Illinois needs in order to thrive

The sophomore’s consistent hustle, determination and effort makes him the perfect program fit.

3-star safety is late addition to Illinois’ 2024 class

The Kansas native is joining in the nick of time.

Illinois Football’s best victories at each Big Ten stadium

Reflecting on road triumphs.

Devon Witherspoon should be Defensive Rookie of the Year

Even after being picked fifth overall, Witherspoon exceeded expectations.

Travis Kelce has some high praise for Nick Allegretti

The NFL superstar shared some thoughts on the former Illini.

2025 QB prospect Carson Boyd commits to Illinois

Thee-star prospect comes from Missouri.

What is going on with Illinois football?

As things stand, the Illini are in flux.

Illinois adds veteran assistant David Gibbs to staff

Gibbs will be an associate head coach on the defensive side of the ball.

Ten Illini we would’ve loved to play with on EA NCAA Football

It’s been 11 years since the release of NCAA Football 14.

3 former Illini are one win from a Super Bowl appearance

These former Illinois players are hoping to play in Super Bowl LVIII.

Illinois adds Week 1 matchup vs. EIU to 2024 schedule

The schedule is now finalized.

Seth Coleman returning to Illinois for sixth season

The Illini LB is coming back to Champaign.

Illini hoops finds itself in a familiar spot

Illinois’ margin for error is suddenly much thinner.

Illinois football fires defensive assistants Antonio Fenelus and Andy Buh

Bielema and co. are making changes.

‘I feel like I fit all the criteria to come play for Illinois’: Cole Rusk talks transfer process

The Illini’s newest TE talked about his journey from Rock Island to Champaign.

Memorial Stadium “Rededication Game” set for Illinois vs. Michigan

The Illini are setting the stage for a big weekend in October.

Former Illini stars in this year’s NFL playoffs

These former Illini have a chance to hoist the Lombardi in 2024.

Five questions for Illinois & Bret Bielema to answer this offseason

The new era of the Big Ten is here.

Illinois lands impact tight end in transfer portal

Another weapon landed for Bielema & Co.

Illinois great Devon Witherspoon selected to Pro Bowl as rookie

Another honor for Spoon.

Illini Football vs. Basketball: Who produces better talent?

When it comes to preparing for the pros, which program is better?

Brad Underwood’s ‘Moneyball’ approach will be put to the test

Several players have already seized their opportunities in TSJ’s absence.

Illini Athletics 2023: Second Half Year-In-Review

It’s been a busy six months.