Eaton Spence

Illinois Fighting Illini #27 - Defensive Back

  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 185
  • Seasons: JR

Lovie Smith's chance to find stability at Illinois

It's Lovie Smith's turn to attempt to bring stability to the Illinois football program, but he's got plenty of issues to address out of the gates.

Recap: Minnesota 32, Illinois 23

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Illinois was too conservative down the stretch and

Illinois 48, Purdue 14: Players of the Game

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Illinois dominated the Boilermakers in every phase of the game.

Illinois at Purdue Preview

Purdue can beat Illinois and actually get on one of those winning streak things.

Offense review: Houston, Erickson, lead UW to win

The Wisconsin Badgers (6-2, 3-1) were in quite the predicament during their second drive in Saturday's game against the Illinois Fighting Illini in Champaign, Ill.

Wisconsin 24, Illinois 13: Players of the Game

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Who were the top performers in the Illini loss?

Illinois 14, Nebraska 13: Players of the Game

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The best players from the craziest Illinois football game I have ever seen.

Previewing Illinois Football

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Injuries have hampered Illinois' passing attack, forcing the Illini to turn to unproven sophomores and freshmen at receiver. Is this a "get well" game for either Illinois' receivers or Nebraska's...

Illinois vs Non-Conference Teams: Position Grades

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With their win last weekend, the Illini finished their non-conference season with a 3-1 record. Here's how each position performed through the first four games.

UNC 48, Illinois 14: Players of the Game

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There weren't many, but a few players shined in the 48-14 loss.

Illinois 44, Western Illinois 0: By the Numbers

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Examining the statistics from Illinois' Week 2 victory over Western Illinois.

Illinois' Week 2 Depth Chart

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The two-deep is almost identical to Week 1, but there are a few changes.