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Illinois Fighting Illini Football Recruiting

Redshirt-freshman Brody Wisecarver announces intent to transfer

Wisecarver was Bielema’s highest-rated recruit of his first class.

Illinois digs into portal for CB Terrell Jennings

Jennings will compete for playing time in the secondary.

Raashaan Wilkins Jr. adds veteran presence to defensive line

Bielema keeps using that portal.

Bielema lands another talented in-state linebacker

The recruiting train just made its second stop.

Kaden Feagin is a game-changer for Bret Bielema

Coach has his first four-star prospect.

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4-star athlete is Illinois’ first 2023 commit

A big pickup for Bielema’s next class.

More offensive line help is on the way for Illinois

This massive JUCO tackle is highly rated, but was lightly recruited.

Illinois Football 2022 Spring Preview: Defense & Special Teams

A new year, plenty of fresh faces, and higher expectations have arrived.

Illinois Football 2022 Spring Preview: Offense

A new year, plenty of fresh faces, and higher expectations have arrived.

Looking for immediate OT help, Illinois delves into JUCO ranks

In steps one of junior college’s best.

Illinois might have its next great TE in Owen Anderson

Mining New Jersey to find another underrated player.

Meet Hank Beatty, the Illinois High School Gatorade Football Player of the Year

The underrated wide receiver will have opportunities to step up.

Highlighting Joey Okla, Illinois’ OL signee straight from Wisconsin

A mauler right out of Wisconsin’s backyard.

Bielema is raising the bar with the Class of 2022

Let’s recap National Signing Day.

Xavier Scott is a versatile addition to the Class of 2022

His recruiting rating doesn’t quite do him justice.

2022 TE Naivyan Cargill commits to Illinois

The Illini nab another intriguing prospect.

2022 ATH Matthew Bailey commits to Illinois

The Illini add another in-state prospect.

The Case for Caleb Williams to Come to Illinois

It’s obvious why the Illini should want him...but why should he want the Illini?

Illinois’ Early Signing Day Recap: Offense

The Offensive Line and Wide Reciever rooms got a lot bigger.

Illinois’ Early Signing Day Recap: Defense

Tough. Smart. Dependable. Bielema got what he preached.

Illinois Football: Early Signing Period Wrap-Up

Let’s say hello to the newest Fighting Illini.

Syracuse QB Tommy DeVito transferring to Illinois

The Illini might have their QB.

Danish OL Magnus Møller commits to Illinois

Bret is looking overseas for talent.

3-star Gibson City RB Aidan Laughery commits to Illinois

Another in-state target staying home.

3-star LB Jared Badie commits to Illinois

Bret Bielema nabs another in-state recruit.

2022 WR Ashton Hollins commits to Illinois

The Illini hope to have found a sleeper at wideout.

3-Star LB Malachi Hood commits to Illinois

Another in-state target is staying home.

Illinois adds two preferred walk-ons to 2021 roster

Bret Bielema is rounding out his roster.

Illinois Football picks up two more in-state 2022 pledges

What an April for Illinois Football.

Rutgers QB Art Sitkowski transferring to Illinois

#Illinutgers just got a tad more interesting.

Illinois adds 2022 TE commit Owen Anderson

Anderson gives Illinois the 8th best recruiting class in the Big Ten for next season.