Zane Petty

Colorado State Rams #31 - Defensive Back

  • Height: 6-1
  • Weight: 180

Illinois has bad, bad vibes

If you ignore the bad vibes, Tim Beckman and Illinois have some things going for them, but it's going to take a couple of breaks for Beckman to survive and the Illini to thrive in 2015.

Illini vs. Badgers Predictions Thread


The Illini will travel north this weekend to take on Wisconsin as they're still in search of their first Big Ten win of the season. Who will walk away from Week Seven with a victory? Our TCR staff...

WEEK THREE PREVIEW: Washington Huskies


From their potent rushing attack to their beastly man in the middle, TCR previews the Fighting Illini's Week Three opponent: the Washington Huskies.

Illinois Fighting Illini 2014 Football Preview


Josh Ferguson is the lone known quantity of star power for Illinois. But there are enough new pieces on both sides of the ball to give Illinois fans some reason to hope.

Illinois likely surging, but which way?

Take the name off of the jersey, and everything about Illinois looks like a team that will still be about the country's 70th-best. But Illinois seems addicted to huge surges, backward and forward....

Previewing Illinois Football


A 2-10 season was an inauspicious debut for Tim Beckman. How much improvement can Illinois make in 2013? Will it be enough?

Examining the Illini defense for 2013


It could be another long year on the defensive side of the ball for Illinois, a team that loses a handful of its best playmakers and returns very little experience and depth.

An Early Look At The Depth Chart


Robert from A Lion Eye has put together his best estimation of the current Illini depth chart.

Freshman Orientation: Defensive Backs


The Freshman Orientation series comes to an end with the defensive backs.

Illini Have 10 Early Enrollees


There are at 10 new Illini football players enrolled in school today. Say hi to them. Remember: last year wasn't their fault.



Illini receive five letters of intent from junior college prospects