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.
In this post we'll explore the early success Illinois had against man coverage, why it stalled after the first few drives, and how Illinois should be attacking zones once that happens again.
We went in-depth on the 42-34 win over the Hilltoppers of WKU. The defense came out looking fine, the wide receivers might be amazing, and the running game continues to be a problem.
Our new series takes a look inside the box score for an in-depth analysis of Illinois Football's 28-17 win over Youngstown State.
We polled all of our available writers with several key questions to get their thoughts on the upcoming season. We're expecting huge seasons from Josh Ferguson and Earnest Thomas III.