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Illinois Fighting Illini Football Recruiting

Illinois is finally recruiting like a Power 5 program

Fans should be excited about the program’s direction.

Illinois’ latest DL commit had offers from SEC powers

Welcome, Jamarrion Harkless.

Illinois adds top edge-rusher Pat Farrell

A big day for Bret & Co.

3-star OL Rico Jackson commits to Illinois

Back to the Sunshine State now for Bret.

Why Bielema’s second year is different than Lovie and Beckman’s

The transfer portal is all the difference.

Illinois Football lands 2023 guard Zachary Aamland

The commitment train isn’t slowing down, even for a holiday.

Illinois lands wide receiver help from the transfer portal

Jonas Morris will be aiming to close out his career on a high note.

In-state offensive lineman TJ McMillen joins the fold

The 2023 recruiting train just made another stop.

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Illinois Football 2022 Previews

We’re getting you ready for Bielema’s second season.

Illinois picks up another OL transfer

The Illini are getting a very talented lineman named Dylan Davis.

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.

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.